Tanya Abrams focuses her practice on complex civil litigation, including class actions and multi-district litigation.  Tanya has represented clients in a broad range of substantive areas of litigation, such as matters relating to intellectual property, products liability, employee benefits, and securities law.  Tanya also has represented clients in federal and state government investigations.

Tanya graduated from Yale Law School, where she was a member of the Supreme Court Advocacy Clinic and the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic and won the Potter Stewart Prize for best overall oral and written advocacy in the Morris Tyler Moot Court of Appeals competition.  Before law school, Tanya was a linguist and analyst at the National Security Agency.  Tanya joined Williams & Connolly LLP in 2013 after clerking for Judge M. Margaret McKeown on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Richard W. Roberts on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.



Government Service

Law Clerk, Judge M. Margaret McKeown, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2012-2013

Law Clerk, Judge Richard W. Roberts, United States District Court for the District of Columbia, 2011-2012


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