Dustin Pusch


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Dustin joined Clare Locke LLP as an Associate in October 2015. Before joining Clare Locke, he was a Staff Attorney with the Syed Law Firm in Washington, DC and Director of Business Analytics and Decision Sciences at The George Washington University School of Business. His practice areas include defamation, business and corporate litigation, contractual disputes, immigration law, international law and higher education. Dustin has extensive experience in all aspects of discovery processes and trial preparation, including motion drafting and litigation strategy.

Dustin has worked with clients across the country and internationally, including Virginia, DC, Tennessee, New York, and South Carolina. Dustin has assisted and managed litigation and performed extensive research focusing on breach of fiduciary duties, fraud, business conspiracy, breach of employment contracts, property tax assessments, and student and employment visas. He assisted and participated in the defense and successful settlement of a software developer in a multimillion dollar litigation involving major offshore operations in Fairfax Circuit Court as well as several other small business and international clients in litigation involving their breach of contract and illegal competition claims. Most recently, Dustin assisted several international individual and corporate clients with their successful employment-based immigration visa and legal permanent residency applications, including obtaining a green card for an Alien of Extraordinary Abilities in the areas of science and athletics.

  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • District of Columbia
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia


The George Washington University School of Law, J.D., with Honors, 2012

  • Member, Philip C. Jessup International Moot Court Team

Boston College, B.A., cum laude, 2004


Staff Attorney, The Syed Law Firm PLLC, 2013-2015