Michael Moorin represents clients in complex litigation, with a focus on appellate litigation. He has authored briefs and dispositive motions at all levels of federal court, including in the Supreme Court and the First, Fifth, Ninth, Eleventh, DC, and Federal Circuits. His clients include individuals, businesses, trade associations, and Native American tribes.

Mr. Moorin has experience in various areas of law, with an emphasis in administrative and constitutional law. He has substantial experience representing clients in challenging and defending actions by the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Interior. He also maintains an active pro bono practice focused on constitutional litigation aimed at advancing criminal justice.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Moorin clerked for the Honorable David Hamilton of the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

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  • Education

    • JD, Stanford Law School, 2020

      Notes Editor, Stanford Law Review Vol. 72
    • BA, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University, 2016

      magna cum laude
  • Admissions

    • District of Columbia

    • Maryland

    • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

    • US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

  • Clerkships

    • The Hon. David F. Hamilton, US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 2020 - 2021



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