Representative Matters

Raj has represented:

  • The Presidential nominee for Surgeon General in Senate proceedings, resulting in successful confirmation of the nominee as 19th Surgeon General of the United States and the first of Indian descent
  • Multiple leading global technology companies in defending various putative privacy class actions brought across the country under numerous federal and state laws, including in numerous matters brought under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act
  • Two of the world's leading airlines in a more than US$3 billion high-profile lawsuit seeking to enjoin the City of Chicago from commencing expansion of O'Hare International Airport through the issuance of billions of dollars of bonds without contractually mandated airline approval
  • Two leading rental car companies in a lawsuit seeking to enjoin the City of Chicago from allocating to the rental car industry more than US$800 million in costs for proposed capital projects tied to the City's award of rental car concession licenses and leases in violation of state laws and local ordinance
  • A global conglomerate in coordinating global strategy for defending against two putative class actions and 134 mass action lawsuits involving over 10,000 individual plaintiffs for asserted claims of strict liability, negligence, property damage and medical monitoring related to the alleged release of environmental toxins
  • One of the three national credit bureaus defending against numerous class actions across the US for claims of violation of federal statutes, consumer protection statutes and state privacy common law and in MDL proceedings 
  • One of the world's largest airlines defending against a class action brought on behalf of plaintiffs asserting consumer fraud, breach of contract and other claims relating to the airline's ticket cancellation policies 
  • A leading global health company defending against contract and unfair trade practice claims related to the sale of coronary stents
  • A leading global healthcare company defending against breach of contract claims for the alleged failure to pay royalty and milestone payments from a topical cream to treat osteoarthritis
  • A leading global healthcare company defending against a biopharmaceutical company's claim allegedly arising from breaches of a pharmaceutical licensing agreement for a late-stage antibiotic
  • A subsidiary of an NYSE company defending against a breach of contract and fraud action and accounting matters regarding an asset sale of five companies
  • A leading private equity firm in a fraud, breach of representation and warranty and post-closing dispute asserted against seller of financial services company