Ranak K. Jasani represents businesses in a wide variety of commercial matters in state and federal courts, at both trial and appellate levels. Her litigation experience includes cases involving trade regulation and antitrust matters, intellectual property, director and officer liability, fraud, commercial landlord/tenant actions, and general business and tort disputes.
While Ranak’s practice extends to a variety of commercial and business litigation, the primary focus of her practice is antitrust counseling and litigation. She has counseled a variety of manufacturers, distributors, trade associations and technology companies on a wide range of antitrust and trade regulation issues in the context of corporate transactions, litigation and administrative enforcement. She also provides proactive antitrust advice directed toward finding solutions that support the client's strategic business objectives and competitive goals, while fully meeting applicable federal and state antitrust requirements.
Before joining Miles & Stockbridge, Ranak was a litigation associate with Whiteford, Taylor & Preston in Baltimore. Her work included serving as co-counsel to the Maryland General Assembly’s Special Committee on State Employee Rights and Protections.
Ranak graduated from the University of Maryland School of Law, with honors, and was Editor-in-Chief of the Maryland Law Review. She earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and psychology from the University of Rochester. While attending Rochester, she studied abroad in Brussels, Belgium, where she held an internship with a member of the European Parliament.
She is involved in a variety of professional organizations and has presented a CLE Seminar for Practicing Legal Ethics in Maryland. She speaks Gujarati as her second language and also conversational French.
Chase Brexton Legal Clinic: Volunteer (2012-2017)
Maryland Volunteer Legal Service: Volunteer
American Bar Association
Bar Association of Baltimore City
Defense Research Institute
Downtown Baltimore Childcare, Inc.: Board of Directors (2010-present)
Junior Achievement of Central Maryland, Inc.: Board of Directors (2014)
Maryland State Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association, Judicial Appointments Committee: Member (2013-present)
Miles & Stockbridge Diversity Committee (2018-present)
Miles & Stockbridge Social Impact Committee (2018-present)
Miles Minority Network: Co-Chair (2017-present); Member (2008-present)
Maryland Super Lawyers® - Rising Stars Edition: Selected for inclusion in the area of Business Litigation, Antitrust Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation (2010-2012); Business Litigation (2013-2014)
University of Maryland School of Law: Maryland Law Review, Editor-in-Chief; William P. Cunningham Award for exceptional achievement & service; The Joseph Bernstein Prize for submitting most significant piece of legal writing for publication
World Trade Center Institute and Bowe-Stewart Foundation, Emerging & Developing Global Executives (EDGE) Program: Bowe Fellow (2018)
Represented a hospital system in response to a lawsuit in the United States District Court of Maryland claiming patent infrin...Read More
When a firm client brought a federal lawsuit against a competitor for trademark infringement, it did not anticipate antitrust...Read More
Represented affiliated broker dealer and investment advisor entities in a SEC and Department of Justice investigation arising...Read More
Represented an international high-end furniture manufacturer and designer in multiple design patent infringement claims again...Read More
Represented a commercial real estate developer in response to fraud and related claims in United States District Court of Mar...Read More
Represented not-for-profit consortium in response to contract, trade secret and unfair competition claims in Circuit Court fo...Read More
Drafted antitrust compliance policy for global manufacturer with U.S. subsidiaries. Provided regular guidance on pricing and ...Read More