Graham focuses on complex commercial, constitutional, and agency litigation. He counsels clients on issues involving breach of contract, fraud, class action, APA, copyright, and securities issues.
He has represented sovereigns in domestic enforcement actions in the United States Court for the District of Columbia; victims of the Madoff fraud in bankruptcy and securities suits in the Southern District of New York and Second Circuit; high-stakes test providers in the Eastern District of New York and New York state court; and various clients in breach of contract actions in New York, New Jersey, and the District of Columbia.
Graham maintains a robust civil and criminal pro bono practice. He recently obtained a favorable judgment in a fraud and breach of contract matter in the District of Columbia, won an injunction in another matter, and authored a Supreme Court amicus brief on behalf of a criminal justice organization. He was awarded High Honors from the District of Columbia for his pro bono efforts.
Prior to joining the Firm, Graham clerked for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia as well as for the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.
- District of Columbia~United States
- U.S. District Court, District of Columbia~United States
- U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit~United States
- New York~United States
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York~United States
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York~United States
- U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit~United States
- New Jersey~United States
- U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey~United States
- Duke University (J.D. magna cum laude) (2013)
- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.A. Peace, War, and Defense and Political Science (double major) with distinction) (2010)
Author, "Lies, Damn Lies, and Batson Challenges: A Capital Defendant’s Right to Use Statistics to Prove Racial Bias," University of Miami Race and Social Justice Law Review, publication forthcoming
Author, "Race and the Fourth Amendment: Why the Reasonable Person Analysis Should Include Race as a Factor," Texas Journal of Civil Liberties and Civil Rights, 2015
Author, "State Prosecution of Terrorism and Rebellion: A Functional Examination of the Protection of Civilians and the Erosion of Sovereignty," Comparative and International Law Journal of Southern Africa (peer-reviewed), 2013
Author, "Rebels, Negligent Support, and State Accountability: Holding States Accountable for the Human Rights Violations of Armed Non-State Actors," Duke Journal of Comparative and International Law, 2013
Author, "Responsibility to Protect: Syria, The Law, Politics and Future of Humanitarian Intervention Post-Libya," Journal of International Humanitarian Legal Studies (peer-reviewed), 2012