Redwan Saleh, Esq.

Associate at O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Alma Mater: Fordham University School of Law

Redwan Saleh is a litigation associate in O’Melveny’s New York office. Redwan focuses his practice on complex litigation, securities and financial services litigation, consumer class actions, and other commercial disputes. He is also an active litigator on behalf of pro bono clients, co-Chair of the firm’s Attorneys of Color network, and an active member of the office’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee.

Get to Know Redwan

Knowing what you know now, what advice would you give your 21-year-old self?

Focus on practical efficiency mastering techniques–they will save time and make you succeed in whatever you do.

If you weren’t in your current job, what would be your dream job?

Selling Christmas trees in NYC streets.

What about your upbringing contributed to your success as an attorney?

My faith, being a minority in NYC/America, and my family’s values (which overlap with the values immigrant families have of hard work and charity).

What is your favorite quote, and what makes it so meaningful to you? 

“I’m for truth, no matter who tells it. I’m for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I’m a human being first and foremost, and as such I’m for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.” – Malcolm X, a reminder to be steadfast for truth, less on my ego, and to try to do something good to help people (even if Isuck at it or can only accomplish just a little bit).