Michael K. Acquah

Michael K. Acquah’s practice focuses on high-stakes business disputes and complex litigation, including intellectual property and cross-border disputes.

Mr. Acquah has experience in various stages of litigation and investigations, including drafting dispositive motions, arguing in federal court, taking and defending depositions, preparing witnesses for depositions, and managing discovery efforts.

In 2015, Mr. Acquah studied international and comparative law at Sciences Po Law School in Paris, France, including courses in international commercial arbitration and European finance law. He is a native speaker of German and proficient in Spanish and French.

During law school, Mr. Acquah served as editor of the Harvard Journal on Legislation.

Representative Matters

  • Representing Bausch Health Companies Inc. in a cross-border trade secrets misappropriation action.
  • Representing ClearOne Inc. in a patent infringement suit against a large, multinational competitor.
  • Representing a former financial advisor in an active federal investigation of alleged dumping of exports from China into the United States.
  • Represented Sumner M. Redstone in an elder abuse suit to recover $150 million from former companions.
Michael Acquah

Michael K. Acquah

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Harvard Law School (J.D., 2016)

George Washington University (B.A., 2012, Psychology) summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa


Hon. Beverly Reid O'Connell U.S. District Court for the Central District of California