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Ankur Vijay Desai

Ankur Desai


Ankur represents technology clients in patent, copyright, and trade secret matters. He brings knowledge in mathematics, computer science, and data science to litigation in federal district and appellate courts and the International Trade Commission. Ankur has successfully represented and advised clients through all phases of trial and in post-grant proceedings. He is also experienced in commercial and employment litigation, including class and collective actions, incentive compensation disputes, and international law matters. Prior to joining the firm, Ankur was litigation counsel at a Fortune 500 multinational information technology company.

In a pro bono capacity, Ankur represents juvenile clients in immigration and family court proceedings and serves on the Legal Advisory Board for Capital Area Immigrants’ Rights Coalition.

Bar admissionsDistrict of ColumbiaVirginia
CourtsUnited States Court of Appeals for the Federal CircuitUnited States Court of Appeals for the First CircuitUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of MichiganUnited States District Court for the Western District of TexasUnited States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas
  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law
  • B.A., Mathematics; Economics, University of Virginia