Frost Brown Todd’s (FBT) Washington D.C. office added Member Sohan Dasgupta, Ph.D., to its Business Litigation practice. As a litigator, Dasgupta represents clients before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. courts of appeals, and trial courts nationwide. His practice also involves investigations; regulatory and compliance issues; and international matters.
Dasgupta has served as Deputy General Counsel of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Special Counsel of the U.S. Department of Education. His prominent leadership roles in government involved numerous consequential matters relating to national security, intelligence, domestic policy and international affairs. Earlier in his career, he clerked for Judge Consuelo M. Callahan of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge David A. Faber of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia.
Dasgupta is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley School of Law, where he earned his JD (while being elected to the Order of the Coif), and the University of Cambridge, where he earned his Ph.D. in International Trade and Arbitration. Dasgupta earned his Master of Science from the University of Oxford and his undergraduate degree from Columbia University.
Dasgupta is regularly invited to address Parliaments and Congresses across the globe on various legal and economic issues.