Amanda T. Perez received her J.D. from Yale Law School in 1998. After graduating from law school, Ms. Perez clerked for the Honorable Joseph Irenas in the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Ms. Perez spent nine years practicing law at the New York office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, and subsequently joined Schering-Plough Corporation (now Merck & Co., Inc.) as a Senior Legal Director Ms. Perez is currently a Senior Corporate Counsel for Pfizer Inc. in New York City and is part of the civil litigation group. Ms. Perez is responsible for a diverse portfolio of litigations for Pfizer, including securities litigation, mass tort, product liability, consumer fraud and general commercial matters.