Shyam Shanker is a litigation associate in Gibson Dunn’s New York Office. He practices in Gibson Dunn’s Litigation and Intellectual Property Practice Groups, with a focus on patent litigation.
Mr. Shanker earned his Juris Doctor from Columbia Law School in 2018, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and an Executive Editor of the Columbia Journal of Transnational Law. While in law school, Mr. Shanker was a semi-finalist in the Stone Moot Court Competition and a recipient of the Neil McDonnell Memorial Prize for Outstanding Service to the Journal as a Senior Editor.
Mr. Shanker received his Bachelor of Science in Biology and Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Georgia in 2014. He was the President of the Georgia Debate Union and has competed multiple times at the National Debate Tournament, college’s national debate championship.
He is admitted to practice in the State of New York.
Columbia University - 2018 Juris Doctor
University of Georgia - 2014 Bachelor of Arts
University of Georgia - 2014 Bachelor of Science
New York Bar