Zachary Vaughan is an associate in the firm's litigation department. From 2013 to 2014, Mr. Vaughan served as a law clerk to the Hon. Colleen McMahon of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, and from 2012 to 2013, he served as a law clerk to the Hon. D. Michael Fisher of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit.


  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • New York
  • District of Columbia


  • "The Reach of the Writ: Boumediene v. Bush and the Political Question Doctrine," 99 Geo. L.J. 869 (2011)
  • "The Paradox That Wasn't: Federal Preemption of State-Law Voice Misappropriation Claims," 11 J. Marshall Review of Intellectual Property Law 694 (2012)