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Terrence W. Scudieri, Jr.

Terrence W. Scudieri, Jr. is an associate of Kaplan Rice LLP, where he focuses his practice on commercial litigation. In 2022, he was recognized by his peers and named a "Rising Star" by SuperLawyers®.

Prior to joining Kaplan Rice LLP, Mr. Scudieri worked at an internationally-renowned securities litigation boutique in New York, where his practice was focused on federal securities fraud litigation, and in that role, he was instrumental in successfully recovering tens of millions of dollars on behalf of individual investors, and several classes of institutional investors, including public pension and retirement plan systems, from Fortune 500 companies.

Mr. Scudieri began his legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Timothy C. Stanceu, then- Chief Judge for the U.S. Court of International Trade, and the Honorable Jane A. Restani, former Chief Judge of the same Court.

 Prior to law school, Mr. Scudieri was a licensed clinical social worker and helped to spearhead and establish the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs’ firstever oncampus independent housing program for chronically homeless veterans in Chicago.


Georgetown University Law Center, J.D. cum laude, 2019
Joyce Chiang Memorial Award (2019)
Dean’s Pro Bono Public Honoree with Exceptional Distinction (2019)
CALI Excellence for the Future Award (2018)
Dean’s List
Advocate, Barristers’ Council: Appellate Advocacy Division (2018-2019)
Online Strategy Editor, Executive Board, American Criminal Law Review (2017-2019)
Featured Online Contributor, American Criminal Law Review (2016-2017)

Georgetown University Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, 2019
Graduate Certificate in Refugees & Humanitarian Emergencies

The University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, A.M., 2012
Social Service Administration, Clinical Social Work, Health Administration & Policy

University of Illinois at UrbanaChampaign, B.A. with high honors, 2009
Major: Urban Planning
Minor: Spanish Language & Literature
Senior 100 Honoree, Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Eta Sigma, James Scholar, Matthews Scholar
Freshman of the Year

New York State

New Jersey


U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey

U.S. Court of International Trade

International Law Association
American Branch Representative, International Human Rights Committee

Federal Bar Council
Member, Civil Rights Committee

New York County Lawyers’ Association
Member, Committee on the Supreme Court
Member, Committee on Appellate Courts
Member, Committee on Elder Law

New York City Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association

LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York (LeGaL)

T. Scudieri, Proposed Expanded Scope of Insider Trading Liability, POMERANTZ MONITOR (Mar. 30, 2022).

T. Scudieri, Glass Ceilings? How Warren Provides Insight into State Courts’ Ability to Protect against Limited Constructions of the Constitution, 54 AM. CRIM. L. REV. ONLINE 70 (2017).

D. Singh, G. Lyons, & T. Scudieri, Mail & Wire Fraud, 54 AM. CRIM. L. REV. 1555 (2017).

T. Scudieri, Fleeing While Black: How Massachusetts Reshaped the Contours of the Terry Stop, 54 AM. CRIM. L. REV. ONLINE 42 (2017).

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