Amir Tayrani

Associate, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Amir Cameron Tayrani is an associate in Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher's Washington D.C. office. He practices in the firm's Litigation Department and is a member of the Appellate and Constitutional Law Practice Group. Mr. Tayrani has significant experience representing clients before the Supreme Court of the United States and other appellate courts.

Mr. Tayrani graduated from the Yale Law School in 2003, where he was Executive Editor of The Yale Law Journal. He served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Diarmuid F. O'Scannlain of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit from 2004 to 2005. Mr. Tayrani earned a B.A. degree summa cum laude in Political Science from California State University, Fullerton. He is licensed to practice in California and the District of Columbia, and before the Supreme Court of the United States and the United States Courts of Appeals for the Fifth, Sixth, Seventh, and Ninth Circuits.

B.A., California State University, Fullerton; J.D., Yale Law School
Publications and Multimedia
SCOTUScast 5-22-09 - Caperton Debate
Caperton v. A.T. Massey Coal Company
May 22, 2009