Elahe Hosseini

Associate
Hosseini Elahe

Elahe Hosseini focuses her practice on general commercial litigation, consumer class action defense, and white-collar defense. Prior to joining Venable, Elahe served as a law clerk to the Honorable William M. Skretny in the United States District Court for the Western District of New York.  Before her clerkship, Elahe was an associate at a mid-sized northeastern law firm, where she handled a number of complex commercial and criminal matters across all stages of litigation in both state and federal courts in New York.

Elahe began her legal career as a law clerk in the Staff Attorney's Office of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. During law school, Elahe served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Richard C. Wesley in the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, the Honorable Valerie Caproni in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and the Honorable Lois Bloom in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Related Practices

Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. cum laude State University of New York at Buffalo 2015
    • Editor-in-Chief, Buffalo Human Rights Law Review
  • B.A. Political Science, Middle Eastern Studies McGill University 2011
    • Minor in Middle East Languages

Bar Admissions

  • New York

Court Admissions

  • Southern District of New York
  • Eastern District of New York

Clerk Experience

  • Honorable William M. Skretny U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • New York Women's Bar Association

Community
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Personal Activities

Elahe is conversant in Arabic, Turkish, and French.