Mallik N. Yamusah

Mallik N. Yamusah

New York

Email mallik.yamusah@​

Phone +1 212 918 3701

Fax +1 212 918 3100

Practice groupLitigation, Arbitration, and Employment

Mallik Yamusah has a wide-ranging and multifaceted litigation practice. He has represented and advised clients in the pharmaceutical, financial services, and construction sectors as well as others in federal and state courts and before arbitration tribunals.

Mallik began his career at Hogan Lovells as a summer associate in 2015. Since then, he has gained experience dealing with various stages of litigation and arbitration including the initial drafting of litigation and arbitration pleadings, managing discovery and disclosure, drafting motions and applications, and seeing cases through trial.

As he advances in his legal career, Mallik has also remained committed to pro bono and social justice. He has spent a considerable amount of his practice working on cases including representing individuals in a long-standing housing discrimination suit brought under the Fair Housing Act, representing a juvenile asylum applicant, and assisting in the representation of a death row defendant seeking post-conviction review as well as participating in election protection and voting rights efforts.

While in law school, Mallik served as a development editor for the Vanderbilt Journal of Entertainment & Technology Law Journal, a Vice President for Vanderbilt's Law Students for Social Justice, and the Community Service Chair for Vanderbilt's Black Law Students Association.

Education and admissions


J.D., Vanderbilt Law School, 2016

B.A., Boston College, 2012

Bar admissions and qualifications

New York

Representative experience

Represented a leading washing machine manufacturer against consumer class action claims concerning alleged product defects.

Represented a Japanese pharmaceutical company in an ICC Arbitration relating to issues arising from a licensing and distribution dispute with a U.S. counterparty.

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