Nilda M. Isidro

Nilda M. Isidro

Nilda M. Isidro

Nilda Isidro is a partner in the firm’s Food and Supplement Group and its Product Liability Group within the Litigation Department. She focuses her practice on consumer products law in FDA-regulated industries. She has extensive experience in products liability law, including mass torts and multi-district litigation (“MDL”). Ms. Isidro also provides strategic counseling to a variety of food and supplement businesses on a broad range of issues, including FDA and FTC regulatory compliance, risk management and litigation avoidance. Ms. Isidro was selected as a 2015 Rising Star by the New York Law Journal.

Professional Activities

Ms. Isidro is the vice-chair of the Class Action and Mass Tort Special Litigation Group of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI’s) Product Liability Committee. She is also a member of the American Bar Association (ABA), the New York Bar Association, and the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA), as well as the ABA's Women in Products Liability Sub-Committee and Food & Supplements Sub-Committee.


Ms. Isidro was recognized by the Legal 500 for her work in Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action - Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices. She was also selected as a Rising Star by the New York Law Journal (2015) and by Super Lawyers (New York Metro – 2014 and 2016). The New York State Bar Association has recognized Ms. Isidro for her commitment to pro bono work, bestowing upon her the honorary designation of “Empire State Counsel" in 2012-2015. Ms. Isidro was a recipient of the Goodwin Diversity Fellowship in 2005. While attending law school, she was a staff editor for the Annual Survey of American Law.

Areas of Practice


Ms. Isidro is experienced in matters involving FDA-regulated industries, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, food and beverages, dietary supplements and other consumer products. She serves on the national counsel team for various clients in MDLs, mass torts and individual cases across the country in state and federal courts. She also works closely with a national network of experts in various fields of medicine, science and industry regulation.

Ms. Isidro provides strategic counseling to clients in FDA- and CPSC-regulated industries on litigation avoidance and risk management. She has extensive experience advising clients in the food, beverage, and dietary supplement industries on product launches, regulatory compliance (including FDA and FTC), labeling and warnings, GMPs, and related litigation avoidance and risk management issues.



J.D., 2007
New York University School of Law
B.A., 2004
Harvard University

(magna cum laude)



New York


U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
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