Leon Kotlyar

Associate

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  • JD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 2015; American Jurisprudence awards in International Tax Law, and Written & Oral Advocacy; Prosser Prize in Family Law; articles editor, California Law Review
  • BA (Political Science), distinction in the major, Yale University, 2007

Qualifications

  • California, 2015
  • Russian

Leon Kotlyar

Associate

Leon Kotlyar joined Ropes & Gray in 2015 as an associate in the firm’s litigation department. During law school, Leon served as an articles editor of the California Law Review, assisted San Francisco veterans with their legal affairs through Berkeley’s Veterans Practicum, and tutored a 1L writing section. He was also an extern for the Honorable John T. Noonan, Jr. of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Prior to law school, Leon taught high school math at a public school in Philadelphia and worked in the communications department at Google.

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