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New York

Shaila Rahman Diwan is a trial lawyer who represents a range of Fortune 500 consumer product, technology, and pharmaceutical companies in complex commercial litigation. Shaila develops precisely crafted litigation strategies to deliver top results for clients facing significant public scrutiny in difficult jurisdictions. She has handled a significant number of trials, including the recent Johnson & Johnson talc litigation. 

In addition to her litigation practice, Shaila also has experience conducting internal investigations and developing compliance programs to help clients manage risk and avoid litigation.

Shaila also devotes her time to defending the rights of women and children in various pro bono civil rights cases.


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law
  • B.A., SUNY at Binghamton, magna cum laude


Updated Sep 2021