log in
Print | Back

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Jacqueline L. Bonneau

Jacqueline L. Bonneau



  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Complex Commercial Actions
  • Employment Law
  • Employment Litigation, Workplace Investigations, and Compliance

WSG Practice Industries



Jacqueline Bonneau is Counsel in the Firm's Litigation department. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, white collar defense and internal investigations, and employment law. From 2012 to 2014, Ms. Bonneau served as a law clerk to the Hon. Janet Bond Arterton of the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. Ms. Bonneau was recognized by The Best Lawyers in America® Ones to Watch for 2021 and 2022 in the practice area of Litigation - Labor and Employment.

Representative Matters

Representation of financial guaranty insurers bringing claims in state court against investment banks that sponsored and originated residential mortgage-backed securities, including trial of breach of contract claims in New York Supreme Court.

Representation of pet food and consumer products manufacturers in cases involving false advertising claims.

Investigations and representations of corporations in connection with potential allegations arising under the Sherman Act; the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act; the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act; and other federal laws.

Representation of corporations in connection with investigations by state attorneys general and district attorneys.

Representation of individuals in connection with potential allegations arising under federal securities law. Representation of a drug manufacturer in connection with federal and state price-fixing investigations.

Defense of employers in internal investigations and before administrative agencies on matters related to discrimination and retaliation complaints.

Representation of a home health care agency in connection with a putative wage and hour class action.

Representation of a professional association in an EEOC mediation relating to allegations of age discrimination.

Advice to boards of directors on the development and enforcement of anti-discrimination policies in the wake of #MeToo.

Pro Bono

Representation of a group of nursing home residents challenging constitutional and statutory violations in the administration of the Nursing Home Transition and Diversion Waiver Program by the New York State Department of Health and its contractor.

Representation of a military veteran in connection with an application for a discharge upgrade.

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • New York


  • Columbia Law School (J.D., 2011)
    • Executive Editor, Columbia Journal of Transnational Law
    • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Georgetown University, Walsh School of Foreign Service (B.S., magna cum laude, 2008)
    • Phi Beta Kappa
Areas of Practice

Alternative Dispute Resolution | Commercial Real Estate Workouts and Litigation | Complex Commercial Actions | Employment Law | Employment Litigation, Workplace Investigations, and Compliance | Founders & Entrepreneurs | Litigation | White Collar Defense and Investigations

Professional Career

Professional Activities and Experience

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS: "New York Practice: The What, Where & How of Commencing a Lawsuit and Serving Parties,” New York City Bar CLE Webinar (July 15, 2021; July 23, 2020); "Litigating Yellowstone Injunctions: Key Legal Considerations and Recent Developments," PLI Webinar (July 7, 2021)


New York Lifts Most Statewide COVID-19 Restrictions
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, June 2021

New York State Lifts Restrictions. On June 7, 2021, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared that the State would lift most remaining COVID-19 restrictions when 70% of adult New Yorkers had received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. On June 15, 2021, Governor Cuomo held a press conference to announce that New York had reached the 70% first-dose threshold...

Additional Articles


Antitrust Update
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

Antitrust Update Blog is a source of insights, information and analysis on criminal and civil antitrust and competition-related issues. Patterson Belknap’s antitrust lawyers represent clients in antitrust litigation and counseling matters, including those related to pricing, marketing,...

Data Security Law Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

DataSecurityLaw.com is the firm’s resource for the latest news, analysis, and thought leadership in the critical area of privacy and cybersecurity law. Patterson Belknap’s Privacy and Data Security practice provides public and private enterprises, their leadership teams and boards with...

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

Misbranded is Patterson Belknap’s blog covering false advertising litigation—both consumer class actions and competitor suits—with a particular focus on FDA-regulated products (foods/beverages, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and dietary supplements).

New York Commercial Division Decisions
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

The blog is a source for insights and developments related to practice in the Commercial Division of the New York State Supreme Court. This blog reviews key developments in the Commercial Division, including important decisions handed down by the Commercial Division and appellate court...

Second Circuit Criminal Law Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP 

The Second Circuit Criminal Law Blog is your place to follow the criminal law decisions rendered by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. With a rich 225-year history of legendary judges like Learned Hand and Henry Friendly, the Second Circuit has long been known for writing important...

WSG's members are independent firms and are not affiliated in the joint practice of professional services. Each member exercises its own individual judgments on all client matters.

HOME | SITE MAP | GLANCE | PRIVACY POLICY | DISCLAIMER |  © World Services Group, 2021