Thaila Sundaresan has represented public and private companies in a wide variety of civil matters before state and federal courts, at both the trial and appellate levels. Ms. Sundaresan's trial practice focuses on commercial litigation, and has included representing clients in commercial and intellectual property disputes at several stages of litigation. In her appellate practice, Ms. Sundaresan has been involved in briefing for matters involving a wide range of issues of both federal and state law, including contract law, veterans benefits and criminal law. Ms. Sundaresan has represented clients before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.
Ms. Sundaresan also maintains an active pro bono practice. Most recently, she represented the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers in an amicus submission to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court concerning whether the acquisition of cell site location information constitutes a search under the Fourth Amendment.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Sundaresan served as a law clerk to Chief Judge Theodore A. McKee of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, and to Chief Judge Deborah K. Chasanow of the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. She also worked as a litigation associate at Sidley Austin LLP in Washington DC.