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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Appellate Law

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DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Appellate Law

1 ranked lawyersBand 4USA - NationwideUSA 2020 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Bicoastal practice drawing on experienced practitioners with a wealth of expertise at state, federal and Supreme Court levels. Demonstrates notable talent in patent disputes and employment matters, alongside considerable strengths in Native American law.

Work highlights

Appeared in the Supreme Court on behalf of Allina Health Services, successfully upholding a DC Circuit opinion holding that the Medicare Act's rule-making provision required notice and comment above and beyond the rule-making requirements of the Administrative Procedure Act.

Notable practitioners

Pratik Shah "takes personal ownership of briefing in cases and has a conversational but deeply knowledgeable argument style," according to market commentators. He represents clients before the Supreme Court in addition to the federal and state appellate courts, with particular expertise in Native American law matters. Interviewees report: "He is very analytical and very clear in his oral presentation. He is able to build complex fact into easily understood messages and able to do that over any number of areas of law."

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Overview

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Appellate Law Department

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

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Department location

2001 K Street N.W.

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

DC 20006

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Appellate Law


Pratik Shah
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