Karen Ellis Carr
Karen Ellis Carr is a partner in the Washington, DC Complex Litigation Practice Group. She concentrates her practice in commercial litigation and arbitration and has litigated a broad range of cases, including matters arising in the areas of contract, intellectual property, business torts, real estate, environmental, construction, and other business and commercial dispute contexts. She has counseled and represented companies in the agriculture and biotechnology, commercial real estate, construction, defense contracting, fashion and luxury goods, health care, hospitality, media and entertainment, and professional sports industries.
Karen has first- and second-chaired matters in numerous state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout the country and in arbitration and mediation, and has experience in all phases of litigation from pre-litigation strategy and counseling to settlement negotiation and appeals.