About Rajesh Srinivasan

Adept at transforming complex issues into persuasive advocacy, Rajesh Srinivasan concentrates his practice on appellate litigation, dispositive motions, patent litigation and health care investigations and related litigation. His clients have included large pharmaceutical companies, regional health care providers and individuals facing criminal investigation and prosecution.

Persuasive and thoughtful advocacy

Raj is known for writing clear and compelling legal arguments in high-stakes cases. He has prepared briefs and motions for federal and state trial courts, federal courts of appeals and the US Supreme Court. His briefing has covered a wide variety of subjects, including patents, bankruptcy and criminal fraud.

Raj also uses his writing and problem-solving skills to help clients respond to government investigations. He has represented companies and individuals in investigations involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, the False Claims Act and health care regulations.

Before joining Katten, Raj served as a law clerk to the Honorable Pamela A. Harris of the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Mariana R. Pfaelzer of the US District Court for the Central District of California. As Judge Pfaelzer's clerk, he managed her patent docket and worked on patent cases involving computer software and hardware, DNA technology and materials science.

During law school, Raj was the managing editor of The University of Chicago Legal Forum.

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Practice Focus

  • Appellate and Supreme Court litigation
  • Intellectual property litigation
  • White collar and internal investigations
  • Insurance and health care fraud litigation

Representative Experience

  • Co-authored brief on behalf of financial institution in appeal before the US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit arising from an insurance coverage dispute.
  • Represent pharmaceuticals company in appeals before US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.
  • Court-appointed counsel and primary author of briefs in appeal before the US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit challenging the dismissal of a federal prisoner’s petition for post-conviction relief.
  • Represent health care provider in regulatory matters.
  • Represent health care entity in False Claims Act lawsuit.
  • Represent individual in Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation by the US Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • Principal drafter of dispositive motion in federal criminal fraud case.