Rona S. Proper
Rona Proper maintains a comprehensive litigation practice with a focus on commercial contract disputes, securities litigation, and arbitration.
While at New York University School of Law, Rona served as the development co-chair for Law Women, an organization with the mission to promote the success of females in the legal field and to advocate for women’s rights locally and globally, and was a member of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association.
Prior to joining Holwell Shuster & Goldberg, Rona served as a law clerk to the Honorable John Michael Vazquez of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Before that, she was a litigation associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
- A Portuguese-held company in a commercial dispute with the Republic of Angola and GE, in multiple jurisdictions, concerning the termination of contracts worth more than $1 billion and seizure of property.
News and Writings
“Antitrust Risks Related to ESG Efforts,” Risk & Compliance Magazine (June 26, 2023) (co-author)
- Hon. John Michael Vazquez, U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, 2021 – 2022
New York University School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2019; Order of the Coif; Dean’s Award Scholarship; Moot Court Board, Competitions Advocacy Editor; Best Preliminary Round Oralist Award, John J. Gibbons Moot Court Competition)
University of Virginia (B.A., 2012)
Bar and Court Admissions
- New York