Sundeep Iyer focuses his practice on appellate litigation and dispositive motions in federal and state court.

He has briefed numerous cases before the U.S. Supreme Court and the federal courts of appeals, including as part of the litigation team that obtained an injunction against President Trump's travel ban in federal court and defended that injunction before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Sundeep served as a law clerk for Justice Stephen G. Breyer and Justice David H. Souter of the U.S. Supreme Court. He also served as a law clerk for then-Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Sundeep graduated from Yale Law School and is a recipient of the Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans. Prior to law school, Sundeep served as the Principal Quantitative Analyst at the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, where he directed statistical research on voting rights, campaign finance, and redistricting issues.

Education and admissions


J.D., Yale Law School, 2016

A.B., Harvard University, summa cum laude, 2011

Bar admissions and qualifications

New York

District of Columbia


Court admissions

U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Related practices

Litigation Services
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