Joel Wacks represents clients in all facets of commercial litigation. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Mr. Wacks served as a judicial law clerk to Judge Charles R. Breyer of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and Judge M. Margaret McKeown of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He also served as a judicial extern for Judge Haywood S. Gilliam of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Mr. Wacks earned his J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School and his B.A. in English from the University of California, Berkeley.