Yalda Hajavi


  • Yalda Hajavi
  • Phone: +1 215 979 1820
    Fax: +1 215 754 4694

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  • Duane Morris LLP
    30 South 17th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103-4196

Yalda Hajavi practices in the area of litigation, with particular focus on commercial and antitrust litigation. Ms. Hajavi is a member of Duane Morris’ Fashion, Retail and Consumer Branded Products, Education and Life Sciences and Medical Technologies industry groups. She has also engaged in significant asylum pro bono work.

Ms. Hajavi is a 2019 graduate of Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law and a magna cum laude graduate of Villanova University. She is fluent in Farsi and conversational in Italian.


  • Pennsylvania


  • Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, J.D., 2019
  • Villanova University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2016


  • Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2019-present

Professional Activities

  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
    - Co-Chair, Diversity and Inclusion Committee
  • Iranian American Bar Association

Selected Publications

Selected Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, "Villanova Law School Litigation Panel,” Villanova University Charles Widger School of Law, October 13, 2020.

  • Speaker,  “Building Your Asylum Case: Evidence, Expert, Country Conditions Webinar,” Duane Morris Pro Bono CLE, June 18, 2020.