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A.B., magna cum laude, Princeton University, 2006

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Lide E. Paterno, Associate

Lide E. Paterno is a trial and appellate litigator.  Before joining Robbins Russell in 2016, he was a law clerk to the Honorable Paul V. Niemeyer of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. Prior to law school, Mr. Paterno served as a fellow for a nonprofit organization in East Africa, as a paralegal in the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State, and as a child advocate at a nonprofit law firm in Charlotte, NC.

Mr. Paterno is admitted to practice in Virginia.  He is currently not admitted to practice in the District of Columbia and is supervised by principals of the firm.

Professional Activities, Publications and Honors:

  • Irresponsible Corporate-Responsibility Rules, 77 U. Pitt. L. Rev. 499 (2016)

  • Note, Stereoscopic Synergy in Bond and Windsor, 100 Va. L. Rev. 1819 (2014)