Nitin Shah

Vice Chair, Council

Nitin Shah is Director and Associate General Counsel for Global Regulatory Affairs and Compliance at Shopify, an e-commerce services company. Previously, he was General Counsel of the U.S. General Services Administration, where he oversaw all legal matters arising before the agency and managed a nationwide office of approximately 170 attorneys and staff. During his career, Mr. Shah has focused on administrative law issues from various perspectives. He previously served in the Department of Justice in several capacities, including as Chief of Staff of the Civil Division and as an attorney in the Office of Legal Counsel. He also served as senior counsel at a nonprofit organization focused on administrative litigation and was a legal director for the Biden-Harris Transition Team.