Taj Clayton

Winston & Strawn LLP

Partner

Taj Clayton is a partner at Winston & Strawn, LLP, where he focuses on complex litigation. He is the Chair of the firm’s Domestic ADR Practice. Taj has been honored as a Rising Star by Texas Super Lawyers and as a Minority Business Leader by the Dallas Business Journal. He has been featured in the Profiles in Diversity Journal with top national African-American executives. He is a 2017 Fellow of the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity. Taj graduated from Harvard College and earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School. He clerked for Chief Judge Mark L. Wolf of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Taj serves on the Board of Directors for the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution as well as the national Board of Directors for Girls, Inc. Taj was a candidate for the United States House of Representatives in 2012.