Kavya Rajasekar is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Rajasekar represents clients in all stages of tax controversies, including exam, appeals, and litigation in the US Tax Court, the US Court of Federal Claims, and the US district courts. 

Ms. Rajasekar maintains an active pro bono practice, representing veterans with disabilities.

Before joining Latham, Ms. Rajasekar served as a law clerk to Judge Patrick J. Urda of the United States Tax Court and Magistrate Judge Wes Reber Porter of the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii. Prior to completing her clerkships, Ms. Rajasekar was an associate at a large international law firm where she worked on a broad range of tax issues. 

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • LL.M. in Taxation, Georgetown University Law Center, 2018
  • J.D. (Hons), George Washington University Law School, 2017