Vivek Tata is a litigator with experience in complex commercial litigation and regulatory and enforcement investigations. Before law school, he was a marketing manager at Google, managing payments and retail search products across multiple international markets. He also worked as a product manager on the 2012 Obama-Biden campaign.
In his pro bono practice, Vivek worked on a team representing an indigent death row inmate seeking certiorari review and a stay of execution from the United States Supreme Court.
Vivek earned his J.D. from Stanford Law School, where he was a Senior Editor of the Stanford Law & Policy Review and a research assistant to Professor Lawrence M. Friedman. He served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kiyo A. Matsumoto of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
- Stanford Law School
Gerald Gunther Prizes for Outstanding Performance (Evidence and Securities Law); Senior Editor, Stanford Law & Policy Review
- Dartmouth College
(A.B., History, 2006)
Law Clerk to the Hon. Kiyo A. Matsumoto
United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 2017-2018
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
- State Bar of New York
- United States District Courts: Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York