Will Cooper's practice focuses on complex civil litigation, white collar matters, and appellate litigation.
Prior to joining MoloLamken, Mr. Cooper served as a law clerk to the Honorable Stephen A. Higginson of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and to the Honorable Christina A. Snyder of the United States District Court for the Central District of California. During law school, Mr. Cooper drafted appellate briefs for the Stanford Environmental Law Clinic.
- Successful defense of judgment on sovereign immunity grounds in Rubin v. Islamic Republic of Iran, 138 S. Ct. 816 (2018)
- Briefed and argued Seventh Circuit appeal of dismissal of disability-discrimination claims
- Defense of insurance brokers against RICO, fraud, and other claims brought by school-district customer
- Successful representation of global energy company in U.S. district court proceedings to confirm international arbitration award
- Appeal of order approving settlement of antitrust action involving long-running price-fixing conspiracy
- Representation of individuals in DOJ investigation regarding alleged violations of the False Claims Act
- Prepared senior government official for interview with agency’s Inspector General
- Representation of global financial institution in residential mortgage-backed securities litigation
- Co-authored merits brief in Frank v. Gaos, No. 17-961 (U.S. to be argued Oct. 31, 2018)
- Represent claimant in international arbitration concerning breach of intellectual-property license agreement
- Represent claimant in investor-state arbitration regarding tunneling projects in Azerbaijan