Ward Damon

Ana P. Moretto

Profile

Ana is a litigation associate at Ward Damon and concentrates her practice in the areas of commercial and complex litigation.

Prior to joining Ward Damon, Ana was a family law associate at a boutique domestic relations firm in Boston. In addition, Ana’s professional experience includes interning with The Honorable Raymond J. Brassard (Ret.) at the Massachusetts Superior Court Trial Department, Norfolk. She also worked as a law clerk at a medical malpractice defense firm in Cambridge, recognized as one of the Best Law Firms in its field by the U.S. News and World Report. Ana was granted a fellowship through New England Law Boston’s Center for Business Law to intern with the Boston Planning & Development Agency’s Office of the General Counsel. During law school, she served as a Comment and Note Editor for the New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement.

Ana is from Brazil and is fluent in Portuguese. She was raised in Boston. In her spare time, she practices yoga, enjoys the beach, and traveling. Ana is a second-generation attorney who lives in Jupiter.

  • Florida Bar
  • Massachusetts Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • American Bar Association
  • Section of Litigation
  • Young Lawyers Division
    • Labor and Employment Law Committee
    • Litigation Committee
    • Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Committee
    • Women In the Profession Committee
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association | Young Lawyers Section
  • Gold Coast Builders Association
  • New England Law | Boston Alumni Association

  • “Presumed Guilty: An Examination of the Media’s Prejudicial Effect on the Boston Marathon Bombing Trial,” 42 New Eng. J. on Crim. & Civ. Confinement 65 (2016).
  • “The Law’s Conflation of the Latinos’ Identity: Reconsidering the Exclusionary Rule in Civil Removal Proceedings,” 42 New Eng. J. on Crim. & Civ. Confinement 253 (2016).
  • New England Law | Boston (J.D.)
    • Dean’s List
    • Charles Hamilton Houston Enrichment Program Honor Society
  • Salem State University (B.S., Political Science)
    • Dean’s List
    • Pi Sigma Alpha
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Bar Admissions

  • Florida Bar
  • Massachusetts Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Section of Litigation
  • Young Lawyers Division
    • Labor and Employment Law Committee
    • Litigation Committee
    • Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Committee
    • Women In the Profession Committee
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association | Young Lawyers Section
  • Gold Coast Builders Association
  • New England Law | Boston Alumni Association

Publications

  • “Presumed Guilty: An Examination of the Media’s Prejudicial Effect on the Boston Marathon Bombing Trial,” 42 New Eng. J. on Crim. & Civ. Confinement 65 (2016).
  • “The Law’s Conflation of the Latinos’ Identity: Reconsidering the Exclusionary Rule in Civil Removal Proceedings,” 42 New Eng. J. on Crim. & Civ. Confinement 253 (2016).

Education

  • New England Law | Boston (J.D.)
    • Dean’s List
    • Charles Hamilton Houston Enrichment Program Honor Society
  • Salem State University (B.S., Political Science)
    • Dean’s List
    • Pi Sigma Alpha
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