Ketan D. Bhirud

Counsel, Troutman Pepper

Ketan has extensive experience in both public and private sectors, specializing in government investigations as well as administrative, litigation, and appellate matters. As a former government appointee at the state and federal level, Ketan brings a deep understanding of the current regulatory climate in his representation of corporate clients.

Ketan gained invaluable experience in state and federal regulations as the former Deputy General Counsel for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, head of the Office of Legal Counsel for the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and as General Counsel for the Office of the Nevada Attorney General. He leverages this experience to assist clients as they navigate regulatory actions, state attorneys general investigations, or face high-stakes litigation. He has represented clients in a wide range of industries, including financial services, gaming, real estate, insurance, and information technology.

Expansive regulatory insight informs Ketan’s approach to representation. He utilizes his breadth of knowledge to guide clients through complex processes at every stage of a matter and to minimize exposure from multiple angles in litigation, government investigations, administrative proceedings, and appellate matters.