Kedar S. Vishwanathan graduated from Columbia Law School as a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar with a Master of Laws (LLM). Licensed to practice law in both California and New South Wales, Australia, he previously obtained his J.D. with Distinction from the University of New South Wales School of Law, where he was awarded the Juris Doctor Scholarship for Academic Excellence. He also obtained a B.A. with First Class Honors and a Ph.D. from the University of Sydney.
Mr. Vishwanathan is an experienced business and employment litigation attorney with a strong background in business, finance, and counseling. In addition to having a broad range of litigation experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants, he has worked extensively in litigation finance, analyzing and performing due diligence on complex class actions and business disputes and monitoring the cases overtime.
Before joining the Firm, Mr. Vishwanathan worked as a litigation associate with the Los Angeles office of Munger Tolles and Olson LLP, where he handled general commercial litigation and antitrust matters. Prior to becoming a lawyer, he assessed global risk and uncertainty, developed qualitative and quantitative scenarios, and quantified commodity demand, as he previously worked as a management consultant to the Chief Economist and the Economics and Markets team at Rio Tinto Limited.