“As an advocate for my clients, I recognize the power of the law but also recognize the human element of a case. Each case has a unique set of circumstances and while I work hard to apply my legal knowledge, I also consider the difficult situations of my clients.”
Pallavi Kachoria is an Associate in the firm’s Litigation and Family Law practice groups. She has experience in a variety of litigation areas including general civil, commercial, and domestic litigation. Pallavi also has experience in transactional matters in working with business owners to draft documents and research complex legal issues.
Her passion for the law, the rules, and fairness helps her succeed as a litigator. In working with her clients, Pallavi embraces a practical and honest approach in dealing with their complex disputes. She works tirelessly to understand all facets of her cases and aims to develop a strong relationship with each client.
Prior to starting a second career in law, Pallavi was an Information Technology Consultant in which her clients were small businesses, large corporations, and federal government agencies. She was exposed to many different industries including telecommunications, finance, health, and education. Pallavi has a unique and diverse skillset which allows her to offer a real life perspective to her clients.
Before joining Paley Rothman, Pallavi clerked for the Honorable Harry C. Storm in the Circuit Court for Montgomery County. During her experience as a law clerk, Pallavi learned that a thorough understanding of the law, effective argument, civility, and professionalism will produce positive results for her clients.
Pallavi received her Bachelor’s Degree from The Ohio State University and her Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore, School of Law. She lives with her husband and two children in Bethesda, Maryland.
J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law, 2014
- Civil Advocacy Clinic Rule 16 Student Attorney
- National Trial Competition Team
- Phi Alpha Delta Mock Trial Team
- American Bankruptcy Institute Award
B.S., The Ohio State University, 1997
Maryland State Bar Association
- Young Lawyers Section
- Leadership Academy - 2018 Fellow
Bar Association of Montgomery County
- New Practitioners Section
Women’s Bar Association of Maryland
Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Maryland
“Law in a Cyber-Age,” Civics & Law Academy, November 2016