Benjamin Kurtz

Benjamin Kurtz

is a litigation partner with experience in federal and state courts and arbitrations throughout the United States. He concentrates his practice on complex commercial cases involving a wide range of substantive issues, including commercial disputes and contract matters, product liability, toxic/mass tort litigation, and bankruptcy litigation. He has represented clients in diverse industries including chemicals, pharmaceuticals, energy, financial, health care, insurance and entertainment.

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Areas of Practice 1) Litigation
Law School University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 2008 magna cum laude
Education University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.A., Philosophy, 2004
Bar Member / Association State bar of Illinois
Most recent firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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