Richard Marooney

King & Spalding - New York


1185 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

+1 212 556 2242

Local Litigation Star

National Practice Area Star

Practice area:

Banking and financial services
Product liability and recall

Richard Marooney is a partner in the firm’s Trial & Global Disputes practice. He is an experienced trial lawyer who has tried cases before juries, judges and arbitration panels. His practice focuses on complex litigation, securities, general commercial and international disputes in the financial services, accounting and energy industries. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Marooney is a member of the firm’s Diversity Committee.

Rich was named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America by Benchmark Litigation in 2017, and was named Benchmark Litigation’s 2017 General Commercial Attorney of the Year. He has been recognized in Legal 500, as a Litigator of the Week by The American Lawyer, and has been named a New York Super Lawyer. Rich has served two terms on both the firm’s Policy Committee and Compensation Committee.  He currently is a member of the Diversity Committee.


  • J.D., Hofstra University, with distinction
  • B.A., Boston College, cum laude

Updated Sep 2021