Zaur D. Gajiev | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Zaur D. Gajiev

Associate, Los Angeles

Overview

Zaur Gajiev is a Commercial Litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of White & Case. Zaur represents clients in all stages of litigation before both federal and state courts and guides clients through their most significant litigation challenges. His practice focuses on class actions, contract disputes, intellectual property, privacy claims, and consumer products.

Before joining White & Case, Zaur clerked for Judge Richard C. Tallman on the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and Judge William B. Shubb on the US District Court for the Eastern District of California.

While in law school, Zaur served on the Pepperdine Law Review and worked in the chambers of Judge Kim McLane Wardlaw on the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and Judge S. James Otero on the US District Court for the Central District of California.

Before law school, Zaur served as an Auxiliary Police Officer with the NYPD and as a Peace Officer for the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.

Bars and Courts

  • California State Bar
  • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • US District Court for the Central District of California

Education

  • JD, Pepperdine University School of Law
  • BA, Hunter College, CUNY

Languages

  • English
  • Russian

Experience

Awards & Recognition

CALI Excellence Awards for Top Grades in Complex Civil Litigation, Evidence, Constitutional Law, Wills and Trusts, and Criminal Procedure, Pepperdine University School of Law, 2013-2015