Attorney Profile

Kevin McCulloch is the Managing Partner of the firm's Washington, D.C. office. A graduate of Yale Law School, he began his career in the Washington, D.C. office of a large firm where he honed his skills in civil litigation. During that time, he developed an impressive track record of helping to secure significant, precedent-setting favorable decisions for clients, and preserving those victories throughout the appeals process. He helped achieve victories or defeat judgments on appeal for clients in numerous multi-million dollar cases and helped author briefs in three cases argued before the United States Supreme Court, as well as in cases in the Federal Courts of Appeals for the Second, Third, Fifth, Sixth, and D.C. Circuits. Kevin also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Eric L. Clay on the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. Kevin brings significant experience and an invaluable perspective to our practice.

While earning his Juris Doctorate from Yale Law School, Kevin studied First Amendment and intellectual property law, with a particular focus on the nuances of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Prior to law school, he received his B.A. from Colorado State University and his M.A. from the University of Colorado. Kevin has been published in both legal and academic journals on topics ranging from Federal Indian law to linguistic philosophy.

In addition to his significant litigation experience, Kevin also has worked on a diverse range of intriguing legal projects. He has authored papers in support of the effort to secure the posthumous pardon of Jack Johnson. He has worked as the research assistant to the Counselor to the President of the World Bank.

He also has worked for the Office of Tribal Justice in the United States Department of Justice and for the Native American Rights Fund's Tribal Supreme Court Project. Kevin also has devoted significant time to pro bono cases ranging from domestic violence cases to death penalty habeas corpus appeals before the United States Supreme Court.

Kevin is admitted to practice in New York, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
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