Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Based in Akin Gump’s Los Angeles office, partner Shiva Aminian is an established leader in the firm’s renowned international trade practice and throughout the firm is known for playing leading roles in developing innovative, creative client solutions. Aminian co-heads Akin Gump’s firmwide technology industry initiative, having relocated from Washington, D.C. to California to assist with furthering the firm’s strength and depth across the technology industry.
As part of her practice, Aminian focuses on highly complex regulatory matters regarding U.S. export controls, sanctions, and trade policy, with a particular emphasis on U.S.-China relations. Her creative approach to her practice has been instrumental in growing and fostering relationships with some of the firm’s top clients, who often rely on her proven ability to dissect and solve problems and devise and execute effective action plans for their most sensitive matters.