Skawenniio Barnes

Skawenniio Barnes

Skawenniio Barnes
T: (203) 325-5055 - F: (203) 325-5001

Ska Barnes represents private equity and venture capital funds in a wide range of significant corporate transactions, including domestic and international investments, acquisitions, dispositions and recapitalizations. Ska also advises private equity portfolio companies and other privately-held businesses in connection with their strategic activities, including equity financings and M&A transactions, and general corporate matters.

Ms. Barnes works with clients whose work spans several industries, including technology, AI, financial services, healthcare, food service and manufacturing.

Prior to joining Finn Dixon & Herling, Ms. Barnes practiced in the New York office of Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP.


  • Harvard Law School, J.D., 2014
  • Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Master in Public Policy, 2014
  • Yale University, B.A., 2010

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2017
  • New York, 2014

Associations and Memberships

American Bar Association, Business Law Section

New York City Bar Association

National Native American Bar Association