Denise received her J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law and she received her B.A. from the State University of New York at Binghamton. Immediately prior to joining NYU in 2001, Denise was Special Counsel at Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP (fka Rosenman & Colin LLP) for approximately four years. Previously, she was an associate at Jaffe & Asher in New York and an associate counsel at Coronet Properties Company, a real estate development firm in New York.