Stewart R. Gilson is an associate in the firm’s litigation group. Mr. Gilson’s practice focuses on white collar defense and complex civil litigation. Prior to joining the firm’s San Francisco office, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Deborah L. Cook for the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and practiced in the firm’s New York office.
Mr. Gilson graduated from Williams College and received his J.D. from the New York University School of Law. Before law school, he was a Fulbright Scholar in New Delhi, India.Licensed to practice in New Jersey and New York only and under the supervision of the partners of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Application for admission to the California Bar pending.