Antonio M. Elias

Antonio M. Elias

Senior Associate
Washington, D.C.

Email [email protected]​

Phone +1 202 637 4645

Fax +1 202 637 5910

LanguagesEnglish, Spanish

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

As a member of the firm's Litigation practice group, Antonio Elias has experience serving clients in the automotive, education, food, and health care fields. Antonio focuses on motor vehicle franchise law, using his knowledge of complex state and federal regulations to help automobile manufacturers avoid adverse regulatory action and get the upper hand in disputes with dealers.

Antonio's significant pro bono experience spans from obtaining declaratory relief in state courts to defending clients' intellectual property rights.

While in law school, Antonio worked as a notes editor on the Virginia Law Review. He also served as a judicial clerk for the Honorable Judge Albert Diaz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit.

Education and admissions


J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, Order of the Coif, 2016

A.B., College of William & Mary, 2009

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia


Court admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit