Raghav Ahuja

Counsel

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Raghav Ahuja focuses on financial services and general commercial litigation. He represents clients in complex litigation involving a range of subjects, including constitutional law, federal jurisdiction and procedure, class certification, and ERISA, as well as contract, tort, insurance, and administrative law. Raghav also represents companies facing criminal or civil investigations by governmental entities.

As a trained engineer, Raghav brings his quantitative thinking to the table in considering the strength of potential legal arguments and avenues for factual development. He analyzes litigation risks of product offerings and consults with companies regarding risk mitigation strategies, including product restructuring. Among other clients, Raghav represents an array of financial services companies such as banks, insurers, and health care payors.

Languages

  • Hindi
  • German

Admissions

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D.: cum laude
  • The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, Certificate, Business Economics & Public Policy
  • University of Michigan, B.S.E., Electrical Engineering: summa cum laude

Professional Activities

Internships

  • Honorable William M. Hoeveler, US District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Author

  • “Constitutional in Name: The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection and the Obama Administration’s Treatment of the Nondelegation Principle and the Appointments Clause,” University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law (2011) 
  • Defends an aerospace industry client in a class action alleging mismanagement of one of the nation’s largest 401(k) plans
  • Defended an asset management firm and its managing partner in an adversary proceeding arising out of the bankruptcy of a major wireless communications company
  • Defended a health care industry client in a criminal investigation by the US Attorney’s Office related to a civil qui tam complaint
  • Defended a major electronics company in multidistrict litigation (MDL) involving multiple class and individual plaintiff actions alleging an international price-fixing conspiracy
  • Co-authored Supreme Court, Eleventh Circuit, and Fifth Circuit amicus briefs on behalf of a major health care and financial services industry groups, among others
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