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Kavita Pillai
Kavita Pillai
Washington +1 202 662 5467 Download V-card

Kavita Pillai practices in the areas of Antitrust & Competition Law and Product Liability litigation. She has a broad range of civil litigation experience and has managed fast-paced, large-scale discovery.

Ms. Pillai has conducted and defended depositions of fact witnesses and has drafted both dispositive and non-dispositive motions. Additionally, she has conducted direct examinations of fact and expert witnesses.

Ms. Pillai also has experience counseling clients regarding litigation risk and has represented clients in criminal investigations by the Department of Justice.

Ms. Pillai maintains an active pro bono practice.

  • Successfully represented Expedia Inc. in obtaining clearance from the Department of Justice in Expedia’s acquisition of Orbitz Worldwide.
  • Successfully represented Public Service Enterprise Group in insurance coverage litigation arising from damages from Superstorm Sandy.
  • Representing Eli Lilly & Co. in product liability litigation involving Cymbalta.
  • Represented Genentech in product liability litigation involving Rituxan.
  • Representing a major corporation in an investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations.

Pro Bono

  • Successfully represented a death row inmate in a collateral appeal of his conviction and sentencing in Alabama state court. Representation included preparing and presenting evidence during a state court evidentiary hearing and preparing post-hearing briefs, after which the judge granted a new trial on all claims.

Previous Experience

  • U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Intern (2011)