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Vagas, Richard T.

Richard T. Vagas

Of Counsel
Direct Tel: +1 212-849-7368
New York
Tel: +1 212 849 7000 Fax: +1 212 849 7100

Rich Vagas is Of Counsel in Quinn Emanuel’s New York City office. Upon graduation from New York University School of Law in 2006 where he was a Robert McKay Scholar and recipient of a Dean’s Scholarship, Rich clerked for the Honorable James S. Gwin in the Northern District of Ohio. In addition to four years of experience at his prior law firm, Rich has handled numerous antitrust, insurance and complex commercial litigation matters since joining Quinn Emanuel in 2011.

  • New York University School of Law
    (J.D., cum laude, 2006)
    • Orison S. Marden Moot Court Competition:
      • Semifinalist (Highest Semifinal Oral Advocacy Score), 2006
  • Georgetown University
    (B.A., magna cum laude, English and with Honors in Philosophy, 2000)
  • The State Bar of New York
  • United States District Court:
    • Southern District of New York
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable James S. Gwin:
    • United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, 2006-2007