Phillips Nizer LLP | Alisha McCarthy
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Alisha  L. McCarthy


Commercial Arbitration
Contractual Disputes
Partnership Disputes
Integrity Oversight & Investigations
White Collar Criminal Defense


  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D.
  • Harvard University, A.B. 


  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., SDNY
  • U.S. Dist. Ct., EDNY
  • District of New Jersey
Alisha L. McCarthy
Tel: (212) 841-0722
Fax: (212) 262-5152
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Alisha McCarthy is a member of Phillips Nizer’s litigation, white collar criminal defense, and integrity oversight and investigations departments. Her practice spans a broad range of civil and criminal litigation matters, and she has represented clients at all phases of complex cases, including investigations, settlement and mediation, pre-trial discovery and motion practice, evidentiary hearings, trial, arbitration, and appeal. 

Alisha’s clients have included individuals and businesses in various industries, including food, entertainment, fashion, health care and pharmaceuticals, insurance, law, construction, and consulting. She successfully has litigated cases involving a variety of legal issues and subject matters, including contract and statutory interpretation, employment and discrimination claims, unfair competition and corporate raiding, partnership disputes, securities law, and fraud.

Alisha is a devoted, aggressive, and creative advocate. She works with her clients to develop smart litigation strategies and pragmatic solutions to tough problems, always tailoring her approach to her clients’ individual needs and goals.


Selected for inclusion in the Super Lawyers® - New York Metro Edition "Rising Stars" List (Business Litigation), (2014 - 2020)