Sommer Wiss

Associate

Overview

Sommer Wiss is an associate and litigation attorney with Foley & Lardner LLP. She is a member of the firm’s Labor & Employment and Business Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practices. She represents employers before state, federal and administrative bodies in a wide variety of labor and employment-related claims, including retaliation, discrimination, non-compete and wage & hour matters. She originally joined Foley in 2017 as a summer associate.

While in law school, Sommer was a student prosecutor for the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office pursuant to Supreme Judicial Court 3:03 Certification, and served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Stephen M. Limon in Suffolk County Juvenile Court.

Education

  • Boston College Law School, (J.D., cum laude, 2018)
    • Staff Writer, Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review (2016-2017)
    • Senior Editor, Boston College Law Review (2017-2018)
  • University of Virginia, (B.A., 2015)   

Admissions

  • Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • First Circuit United States Court of Appeals