Akshar Patel concentrates his practice in complex commercial litigation disputes in state and federal courts of New Jersey. He is a focused litigator who uses creative and practical solutions to meet clients’ needs.
Akshar has robust experience litigating matters on behalf of individuals and companies, particularly matters involving demands for injunctive relief. He has successfully represented clients in matters related to the interpretation and enforcement of contracts, operating agreements, restrictive covenants, consumer fraud claims, and shareholder and partnership disputes.
Akshar has developed a deep knowledge of electronic discovery practices and procedures. He also has experience in alternative dispute resolution, including arbitration and mediation. Akshar believes in a client-oriented approach that places the clients’ problems and goals at the forefront.
Prior to joining Norris McLaughlin, Akshar was an intern at the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey, where he drafted trial motions, performed legal research, and contributed to trial preparation. He also interned in the Office of Public Engagement at the White House, where he assisted in drafting and preparing research and public policy memorandums. While in law school, Akshar was a member of the Seton Hall Law Mock Trial Board and the Seton Hall Center for Social Justice’s Equal Justice Clinic. He was also Executive Editor of the Seton Hall Legislative Journal.