Uzoma N. Nkwonta Associate

(202) 778-4089 unkwonta@ljwllp.com

Education

J.D., Columbia University School of Law, 2008; Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar; Notes Editor, Columbia Journal of Transnational Law

B.A., University of Manitoba (Canada), 2005, First Class Honors

Uzoma Nkwonta joined Loss, Judge & Ward in 2014 and has experience litigating a wide array of complex commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts. Before joining the firm, Uzoma spent several years in the Washington, D.C. office of an international law firm where he represented corporations and insurance carriers in consumer fraud class actions, insurance coverage disputes, and regulatory proceedings. Before entering private practice, Uzoma served as a law clerk to the Hon. Ann Claire Williams, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.

Uzoma also has devoted a significant portion of his practice to representing non-profit organizations committed to protecting the right to vote. In this role, Uzoma has represented individuals and organizations in litigation involving the federal Voting Rights Act and the National Voter Registration Act.

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Insurance Coverage Litigation and Counseling

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia

New York

U.S. District Courts
– District of Columbia
– Southern District of Texas

Other Professional Affiliations

Publications

Speaking Engagements and Publications