Akanksha Shah

Law Clerk
T: 212.763.0883
E: ashah@kaplanhecker.com
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Akanksha Shah

Akanksha Shah is a law clerk at Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP, resident in the New York office. 

Akanksha has prior experience as a Voter Protection Deputy & Fellow at the Democratic Party of Georgia. She also volunteered with the Civil Rights Project. 

Akanksha received her J.D. from Yale Law School, where she acted as the Executive & Managing Editor of the Global Constitutionalism Seminar and an Articles Editor for the Yale Journal of Law & Feminism. She was a Clinic Member of the Appellate Litigation Project and the International Refugee Assistance Project. Akanksha received her B.A. from the University of Chicago, where she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. 


  • B.A., University of Chicago, 2017 
    Phi Beta Kappa 
  • J.D., Yale Law School, 2022