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Uzoma Nkownta

Partner, Elias Law Group

Uzoma Nkwonta is a partner with Elias Law Group LLP in Washington DC, where he practices primarily in the area of Voting Rights. Prior to launching the Elias Law Group, Uzoma was a partner at Perkins Coie, LLP where he represented clients in civil rights matters. He was part of the Power & Democracy team at Advancement Project, National Office. After graduating from Columbia Law School in 2008, Uzoma clerked for Judge Koeltl, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and subsequently for Judge Anne C. Williams, on the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

Uzoma Nkwonta was selected to Rising Stars. The designation means that he is a top-rated attorney as recognized by peers. He was selected to Rising Stars for 2016 – 2020, 2022.