Overview

Carmen Longoria-Green is a Litigation & Dispute Resolution associate in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office and a member of the firm’s Supreme Court & Appellate practice. She focuses her practice on appellate litigation and dispositive motions in trial court. Carmen has filed briefs in the US Supreme Court, US courts of appeals and state supreme courts. She has worked on cases involving the Federal Tort Claims Act, the Fair Labor Standards Act, the Securities Exchange Act, employment discrimination under Title VII and challenges of government contract awards. 

Before joining Mayer Brown, Carmen served as litigation counsel at Americans United for Separation of Church and State, where she litigated religious liberty cases at both trial and appeal in state and federal courts. Carmen clerked for Judge Henry F. Floyd of the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, Judge Theodore D. Chuang of the US District Court for the District of Maryland and Judge Phyllis D. Thompson of the DC Court of Appeals. She received her law degree, magna cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center, where she served as Senior Articles Editor of the American Criminal Law Review and was national champion in the ABA Appellate Advocacy Competition, the largest domestic moot court tournament in the country. Carmen earned her undergraduate degree summa cum laude from Patrick Henry College. 

Education

Georgetown University Law Center, JD, magna cum laude

Patrick Henry College, BA, summa cum laude

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia