Mohit Gourisaria represents clients in all facets of litigation and believes, in equal part, in both advocacy and resolution. He maintains a diverse practice that includes trade secrets, legal malpractice, consumer class action, and white-collar criminal matters. Prior to joining Keker, Van Nest & Peters, Mohit was an associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York City, where he represented financial institutions and other companies in defending complex civil litigation, bankruptcy-related litigation, regulatory, and white-collar criminal matters.
Outside his practice, Mohit devotes substantial time to community and educational organizations. He serves as a board member for Turning Green, a Bay Area non-profit, and on the Brandeis alumni board of directors. He also serves as a Lecturer at Berkeley Law School, teaching legal writing to LL.M. students.
Mohit clerked for Judge Gerard E. Lynch of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and served as a Lecturer at Columbia Law School, teaching legal writing and oral advocacy to first-year law students.
Mohit received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, an LL.M. from The London School of Economics and Political Science, and a B.A., summa cum laude, in Theatre Arts and Economics from Brandeis University.