Nicole A. Saharsky is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Mayer Brown and Co-Chair of the firm’s Supreme Court & Appellate practice group. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation at both the trial and appellate levels.
Ms. Saharsky previously served for ten years as an Assistant to the Solicitor General in the United States Department of Justice, where she briefed and argued cases in the U.S. Supreme Court. In that role, she argued 29 cases, briefed 45 cases on the merits, and filed hundreds of certiorari-stage briefs and motions. Her cases involved a broad range of business issues, including securities, intellectual property, labor and employment, bankruptcy, personal jurisdiction, and corporate criminal liability.
Ms. Saharsky received her law degree summa cum laude from University of Minnesota Law School and her undergraduate degree in chemical engineering from Northwestern University.