Washington, District Of Columbia 20005
is a partner in Kirkland’s Washington office. His practice focuses on general and appellate litigation, white collar criminal defense, internal investigations, antitrust, and national security matters.
From 2004 to 2009, John served at the Department of Justice in various capacities. His responsibilities centered on national security, including intelligence and counterterrorism issues. Both as a Deputy Assistant Attorney General in the Office of Legal Counsel and as an Associate Deputy Attorney General, John advised the Attorney General, the Deputy Attorney General, the Counsel to the President, the Legal Advisor to the National Security Council, the General Counsel of the Department of Defense, and various general counsels in the Intelligence Community on complicated national security matters. As an Associate Deputy Attorney General, John oversaw the national security functions of the Department of Justice, including litigation of various issues throughout the Nation and in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court of Review; the Department’s role with respect to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States; and designations under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act and similar authorities. John also worked on various cybersecurity initiatives and played an important role in helping to secure important legislative reforms, including amending the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
|Areas of Practice||1) Litigation, 2) Appellate Litigation, 3) Antitrust & Competition, 4) Gov’t & Internal Investigations, 5) Government Antitrust Investigations Defense, 6) Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and 7) Data Security & Privacy|
|Law School||Yale Law School, J.D., 2001|
|Education||Stanford University, B.S., Mathematics, 1991|
|Bar Member / Association||State bar of California|
|Most recent firm||Kirkland & Ellis LLP|
AV-rated employment law firm seeks attorney with 4-6 years of employment law and/or litigation experience to work as a full-time litigation attorney. The firm has an active national employment liti...
National Firm seeks Partners in Washington DC with AmLaw 200 Background (8+ yrs)
Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest national non-traditional law firms in America, seeks experienced partner-level attorneys in the Washington, DC area. We are actively recruiting new partners wh...
Paralegal/Legal Assistant - Fraud Section
Paralegal/Legal Assistant - Fraud Section Duties: Will report to Project Supervisor. Will work in support of wide-ranging fraud investigations within the Fraud Section, Criminal Division of the Depar...
|+ View more jobs|
A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.
Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.