Kroopa S. Desai advises and represents employers in a broad range of labor and employment matters arising under federal, state, and local laws. In addition, Kroopa advises employers on polices, employee handbooks, and internal investigations.

Prior to joining Littler, Kroopa was a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Robert Okun of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia. Previously, she was an associate with the Employment and Professional Liability Practice Groups at a mid-sized trial firm in St. Louis. She gained second chair trial experience in federal court on a U.S. Code §1983 claim for deliberate indifference to a serious medical need.

Professional & Community Affiliations


South Asian Bar Association of Washington, D.C.


American Health Lawyers Association

News, Analysis & Press


  • J.D., Washington University in St. Louis, School of Law, 2014cum laude
  • B.A., Wake Forest University, 2011magna cum laude


  • Gujarati
  • Spanish

Bar Admission

District of Columbia