Eric Citron is an accomplished appellate litigator, having briefed and argued high-stakes cases in the U.S. Supreme Court and throughout the federal and state courts of appeals. His practice focuses on representing plaintiffs in complex antitrust, competition, and consumer protection matters, as well as a broad range of other issues, including intellectual property and constitutional law.
Eric clerked for Justices Elena Kagan and Sandra Day O’Connor on the U.S. Supreme Court, Judge David Tatel on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, and Judge James Robertson on the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. He joined Gupta Wessler as Of Counsel in 2023 after a decade as a partner at the former Goldstein & Russell, the nation’s first Supreme Court litigation boutique. Eric has also taught for many years in Harvard Law School’s Supreme Court Litigation Clinic.
Eric also previously served as Counsel to the Assistant Attorney General in the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice and was a senior associate in the Supreme Court & Appellate Practice at WilmerHale. He received his B.A., summa cum laude, in Social Studies from Harvard College and his J.D. from Yale Law School, where he served as Projects Editor of the Yale Law Review.