Joel A. Blanchet

Joel Blanchet

is a litigation partner in Kirkland’s New York office where he concentrates in complex litigation and high-stakes disputes across a variety of industries. He has a long track-record of success as lead counsel in state and federal courts across the country. Some of Joel’s clients include The Dow Chemical Company, Honeywell International, Briggs & Stratton Corporation, Community Health Systems, Inc. and Citadel Investment Group LLC.


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Areas of Practice 1) Litigation
Law School University of Illinois College of Law, J.D., 1998, magna cum laude; Order of the Coif; Associate Editor, University of Illinois Law Review; Harno Fellow; Dean’s List; Fredrick Green Moot Court Competition; Teaching Assistant; various honors for acade
Education Canisius College, B.A., 1995, magna cum laude
Bar Member / Association State bar of Illinois,State bar of New York
Most recent firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP
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