Omar Qureshi graduated from Stanford Law School and Johns Hopkins. At Stanford, he was the commencement class speaker and won the Judge Thelton E. Henderson Prize. At Johns Hopkins, he won the Johns Hopkins Excellence Award for Leadership. Prior to practicing at CZR, Omar defended large companies. Before becoming a lawyer, he worked at a hedge fund and a private equity firm.
He is also a stand-up comedian and has toured nationally. He won The Moth Grand Slam Championship, which is the top storytelling award from the top storytelling organization in the country. He has been on NPR and has performed at the Sundance Film Festival.
Omar grew up in rural Missouri, and he goes back often. He spends as much time as he can with his German Shepherd, Sasha.
He is licensed in California and Missouri.
To contact Omar Qureshi please email Oqureshi@czrlaw.com.