Managing AssociateWashington, D.C.
Said is a Managing Associate in the Supreme Court and Appellate practice group.
Prior to joining Orrick, Said was a member of both the Appellate and Supreme Court practice group and the Products Liability practice group at Arnold & Porter LLP. In addition to representing large pharmaceutical companies against personal injury claims in courts across the country, Said worked on trial and appellate matters cutting across a range of substantive areas and served as the primary drafter of dispositive motions and appellate briefs for cases in state and federal courts. Before that, Said served as a law clerk to the Honorable Judge Denny Chin on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
Said received his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center, where he was Executive Editor of the Georgetown Law Journal. In law school, Said was a member of Georgetown’s Appellate Litigation Clinic and interned for the Honorable James E. Boasberg of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.