Raseq Moizuddin is a litigation attorney in Holland & Knight's Chicago office. Mr. Moizuddin is highly skilled in a variety of commercial litigation practice areas, including breach of commercial leases, breach of services contracts, employer/employee disputes, the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act (RESPA), the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) defense, toxic tort defense, including asbestos litigation in Cook and Madison County, construction and mechanic's liens, bankruptcy and creditor's rights, and fraud/misrepresentation issues.
Mr. Moizuddin has experience in virtually every aspect of the litigation process, including communicating with clients to conduct factual investigations in preparation of a litigation strategy; preparing and responding to pleadings, including complaints, answers, affirmative defenses and motions to dismiss; conducting discovery and depositions, including management and review of e-discovery and preparing and responding to discovery requests and in- and out-of-state subpoenas; negotiating settlements; conducting settlement conferences; and leading and assisting with trials, arbitrations and administrative hearings.
Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Moizuddin worked as a litigator representing global banks, financial institutions, construction companies and municipalities in a multitude of litigation matters in both state and federal courts. During that time, Mr. Moizuddin first- and second-chaired several trials and arbitrations involving fraud issues in bankruptcy, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty and trade secrets litigation.
During law school, Mr. Moizuddin dedicated time to DePaul University College of Law's Domestic Violence Legal Clinic, which assists women in obtaining orders of protection from abusive partners and situations. Mr. Moizuddin also participated in the school's Technology and Intellectual Property Clinic, in which he assisted startup businesses with submitting trademark applications and complying with federal privacy laws.
- DePaul University College of Law, J.D., cum laude
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A.
- All State Courts in Illinois
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
- Illinois State Bar Association
- The Chicago Bar Association
- CALI Award of Excellence, DePaul University College of Law