Viraj’s representative experience includes:

  • Represented a government-sponsored entity in an appellate case relating to admissibility of real estate deed records in Georgia courts. Georgia Court of Appeals entered a favorable opinion on October 24, 2017 in case number A17A0694.
  • Confirmed the foreclosure sale of a multimillion dollar property against a professional athlete.
  • Represented a construction company in defending a suit regarding the division of profits from a joint venture.
  • Represented and secured a favorable settlement for a creditor in a Motion for Sanctions filed in a Chapter 12 bankruptcy case.


  • Admissions
    • Admitted to practice in Georgia
    • Admitted to practice in Florida
  • Education
    • St. John’s University School of Law, LL.M., Bankruptcy
    • Georgia State University College of Law, J.D. cum laude
      • Research Assistant, Professor Ronald Blasi, Federal Taxation
      • Research Assistant, Professor Cassady Brewer, Tax and Social Enterprise
    • Berry College, Bachelor of Science, cum laude, Finance
  • Community Involvement
    • Member of the Steering Committee for the Atlanta Council District 12 – Neighborhood Blueprint Plan
  • Publications
    • Viraj Deshmukh, Value of Net Operating Losses to the Bankruptcy Estate, 27 Ass’n Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors J. 1 (2013).
    • Viraj Deshmukh & Radha Gordon, Deepening Insolvency as a Method for Calculation of Damages, Com. & Bus. Litig. Newsl. (Am. Bar Ass’n Section of Litig.), Nov. 2013.
  • Honors
    • Recipient of the highest score “CALI Awards” in: (i) Basic Federal Taxation; (2) and U.S. Taxation of International Transactions