Rebecca Musarra is senior counsel at Grant & Eisenhofer where she represents investors in shareholder derivative actions, appraisals, and securities class actions, as well as complex consumer class actions.
Ms. Musarra has helped achieve significant shareholder recoveries in a variety of cases. She has participated in a number of appraisal actions in the Delaware Chancery Court, including as a member of the trial team in In re Appraisal of Dell Inc. Ms. Musarra has considerable experience pursuing successful books-and-records investigations on behalf of stockholders pursuant to 8 Del C. § 220. As a member of the Co-Lead Counsel team representing a class of insurance beneficiaries, Ms. Musarra litigated claims against health insurers in federal court for ERISA violations relating to coverage for treatments for mental health and substance use disorders, which resulted in defendants’ inability to resume use of challenged medical necessity criteria and other significant injunctive relief, as well as a $7 million fund for payment of allegedly improperly denied claims. She plays a principal role in pursuing a derivative breach of fiduciary duty case against entities and individuals associated with Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. and assists the international liaison committee in a global consumer class action against Apple, Inc., arising out of its alleged throttling of iPhone/iPad device performance in 2017. As part of her pro bono activities, Ms. Musarra represents juvenile immigrants in state court and immigration court, and before federal agencies.
Prior to joining G&E, Ms. Musarra worked as an appellate law clerk to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Virgin Islands in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands.
Ms. Musarra received her J.D. degree from American University Washington College of Law in 2009, where she served as a member of the American University Law Review, was elected to Order of the Coif, and graduated summa cum laude. She obtained a B.A. in international relations from the College of William and Mary in 2003. Between college and law school, Ms. Musarra served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Chad, Central Africa.DOWNLOAD vCARD »