Kamran Q. Khan

Senior Assistant General Counsel

Biography

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.