Niraj Parekh

Senior Litigation Counsel
  • Niraj Parekh serves as Litigation Counsel for Slater Slater Schulman, where he fiercely advocates on behalf of his clients.

    Niraj is a high-energy and detail-oriented attorney with over 19 years of experience. He is committed to learning and understanding his client’s needs and guiding them through challenging and critical legal matters. He actively engages with clients to open a free exchange of information and a strategic dialogue to aggressively represent them.

    Niraj has a deep-seated background in complex litigation, class action lawsuits, and injury claims. He has successfully represented many sophisticated clients in complex commercial and consumer litigations and alternative dispute resolution matters. Niraj’s dedicated efforts have led to consistent recognition as a Super Lawyers Rising Star (2013-2018) and a New York Super Lawyer (2020-2023).

    Niraj is a member of the American Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association (Commercial and Federal Litigation Section, Securities Litigation Committee, and Arbitration and ADR Committee), and the South Asian Bar Association of New York. He maintains an active pro bono practice and is a previous recipient of the Thurgood Marshall Award from the Association of the Bar of the City of New York for Pro Bono Representation of Death Row inmates.

    Prior to joining the firm, Niraj served as litigation counsel and senior attorney for 17 years in the New York City and Metropolitan areas, where he successfully represented clients in product liability and mass tort claims, financial and regulatory issues, insurance disputes, and securities and investor claims. In addition, Niraj founded Parekh Law in 2014, where he represented high-net-worth clients in federal and state litigations involving complex financial frauds and related criminal proceedings.

    Niraj received his B.A. in Economics from Tufts University and his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law. He joined Slater Slater Schulman in October 2023 and is licensed to practice in New York State, the United States District Courts of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.


    • New York State
    • The United States District Courts of the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
    • The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
    • Complex Litigation
    • Class Action Lawsuits
    • Injury Claims
    • Juris Doctor Degree – Fordham University School of Law
    • B.A. in Economics – Tufts University
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