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Education

J.D., with high honors, The George Washington University Law School; Order of the Coif

B.A., Pennsylvania State University

Clerkships

Law Clerk for the Honorable Jennifer Walker Elrod, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2018-2019)

Law Clerk for the Honorable Henry F. Floyd, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (2017-2018)

Bar and Court Admissions

District of Columbia Bar (*Pending, supervised by principals of the firm who are members of the District of Columbia Bar)

Pennsylvania Bar

U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Fourth and Fifth Circuits

Languages

Korean

Frank H. Chang *

Associate

Practice Areas

Frank represents and advises clients in complex litigation, regulatory, and international arbitration matters.  He has represented clients in matters involving the Federal Arbitration Act (FAA), the Declaratory Judgment Act (DJA), and the Federal Election Campaign Act (FECA).  His published articles about federal courts’ diversity jurisdiction and the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) have been cited in a Supreme Court of the United States cert petition and in a published federal court opinion.

Representative Experience

  • Defends a client in litigation in federal court involving a citizen-suit provision following federal agency proceedings.
  • Drafts motions and briefs for clients in a complex commercial litigation matter involving international arbitration, jurisdictional, and foreign law issues.
  • Counsels clients on forum-selection, choice-of-law, and evidentiary issues on a contract dispute matter.

Professional Experience

  • Law Clerk, U.S. Senate, Committee on the Judiciary, U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (2017)
  • Law Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives, Select Committee on Benghazi (2016)
  • Judicial Extern, U.S. Court of Federal Claims (2015)
  • Law Clerk, West Virginia Attorney General, Office of the Solicitor General (2015)
  • Army Officer, National Guard (2013-Present)

*Not admitted to the District of Columbia Bar. Supervised by principals of the firm who are members of the District of Columbia Bar.