Anna Mercado Clark
Ms. Clark leads the Cyber Security and Data Privacy and e-Discovery & Digital Forensics Practice Teams at Phillips Lytle LLP, a full service law firm in the U.S. and Canada. Her practice is focused on complex e-Discovery and digital forensics, cyber security and data privacy, and complex commercial litigation. As a former Assistant District Attorney, she also handles white collar criminal matters and investigations.
Ms. Clark obtained her B.A. in Biology from Rutgers University and J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. She has received the following recognitions: New York Metro Super Lawyers® Rising Star from 2014 through 2018, Profiles in Diversity Journal’s 17th Annual Woman Worth Watching Award, 2018 Hon. Denny Chin Alumni Award for Excellence in the Legal Profession, and the 2010 Woman Achiever Award from the Pan American Concerned Citizens Action League.
She is a member of her firm’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee, where she helped launch and facilitates a pipeline diversity program called “Peace Out!” She is a founding member of the Filipino American Lawyers Association of New York (FALA-NY), for which she was the inaugural Vice President and former Board Member. She is a member of the Asian American Bar Association of New York’s trial reenactment team, as well as the National Filipino American Lawyers’ Association (NFALA).