Kaya Kies


Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ





Kaya is an Associate Attorney on our Compliance & Corporate Governance Teams. She assists companies with a wide range of legal and business issues, as well as contract management and development.

Kaya previously worked at a large corporation for its consulting arm which provided advisory services to banks and merchants. She drafted and negotiated a variety of commercial contracts including master services agreements, non-disclosure agreements and statements of work. She was responsible for coordination between multiple business units to ensure compliance with corporate policies including tax, finance, human resources, product development, privacy and data security, compliance, operations and marketing. Kaya strives to partner with clients to meet their goals by analyzing risk with a business lens and working with urgency to meet critical deadlines.

Areas of Practice

  • Outside General Counsel™
  • Corporate Compliance and Ethics Counseling and Investigations
  • Intellectual Property: Trademarks and Copyrights
  • Human Resources, Personnel and Employment Counseling and Litigation
  • Litigation, Trial and Appellate Matters
  • Regulatory and Licensing Matters
  • New Jersey Business Dispute Resolution Lawyers
  • Records Retention, Information Management & Electronic Discovery

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2011
  • New York, 2016
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of Illinois, 2011


  • Michigan State University College of Law, East Lansing, Michigan
    • J.D. - 2011
    • Honors: cum laude
  • Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, Michigan
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Honors: magna cum laude
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