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Alena Markley is an associate in the Litigation Practice of Greenberg Traurig’s New York office. Alena focuses her practice on financial services litigation, including consumer and business banking disputes, products liability litigation, and general commercial litigation matters. Alena has deep experience in virtually all phases of litigation, including briefing, depositions, expert discovery, and trials. She manages cases in New York state and federal court and is involved with other matters across the country.



  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Justice Shirley Kornreich, New York State Supreme Court, Summer 2010
  • Congressional Intern, Congresswoman Nita Lowey, U.S. House of Representatives, Fall 2008
  • Intern, Lawyers for Children, Summer 2006

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, "Ones to Watch," Commercial Litigation, 2021-2022


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2012
    • Staff, Fordham Law Review
    • Legal Writing Award
  • B.A., magna cum laude, George Washington University, 2009
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York