Zoran (Zoki) Tasic

Zoki is an accomplished legal writer, having written extensively for all of the judges of the Seventh Circuit during his three‑year term as a judicial staff clerk. He also wrote numerous winning briefs during his time as a trial attorney with the DOJ’s Antitrust Division.


Current Role

  • Associate, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP


  • Trial Attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, 2016-18
  • Staff Law Clerk, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit, 2013-16

During law school:

  • Washington University Appellate Clinic, 2012-13
  • Legal Practice Teaching Assistant for Prof. Ann Davis Shields, Washington University School of Law, 2012-13
  • Summer Law Clerk, American Civil Liberties Union of Eastern Missouri, Summer 2012
  • Consumer Unit Intern, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Spring 2012
  • St. Louis City Trial Division Intern, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri, Summer 2011



  • How to Write Well and Influence People (Madison, Wis. Aug. 2017): Presentation on legal writing to staff attorneys of Legal Action of Wisconsin’s Elder Rights Project.
  • Procedural Issues in Pro Se Litigation: Dismissal of an Indigent Pro Se’s Complaint for Non-Payment of Fees (Chicago, Ill. Mar. 2016): Presentation to all pro se law clerks employed by federal district courts within the Seventh Circuit.


  • Proficient in Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian.

Personal Insight

Zoki enjoys photography and reading nonfiction. He recently began relearning to play the piano, an instrument he briefly studied in college.