Kamran Q. Khan is Senior Assistant General Counsel (Managing Director) with Altria Client Services Inc. Over the last 14 years, Kamran has managed a wide portfolio of litigation, business counseling and regulatory matters supporting Altria’s family of companies. Kamran served as front-line general counsel for Nu Mark -An Altria Innovation Company responsible for developing and marketing non-traditional tobacco products. In this role, Kamran led a team providing legal support for all aspects of the development, marketing, and sale of innovative products. Currently, Kamran leads a team responsible for supporting Government Affairs, Corporate Citizenship, and Regulatory Affairs. Kamran is the Chair of the Altria Law Department’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee and is involved with various diversity-related efforts on a local and national level.
Prior to joining Altria, Kamran was a Partner in the National Products Liability Division of Shook, Hardy and Bacon (“SHB”). At SHB, Kamran’s practice focused on products-related litigation and regulation. Kamran has been involved in the defense of complex products liability and civil RICO cases in state and federal courts throughout the United States. Kamran was a longtime member of SHB’s Search Committee (Hiring Committee), as well as a founding member of SHB’s Diversity Committee.
Kamran received his J.D. at Southern Illinois University School of Law and a B.A. in History at the University of Florida. While in law school, Kamran was Case Note and Comment Editor of the Southern Illinois University Law Journal, a member of the Order of the Barristers, and a member of the National Products Liability Moot Court Team.