Overview

Devin Anderson is a litigation partner in the Washington, D.C., and Salt Lake City offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on trial and appellate litigation, and he has briefed and argued cases in trial and appellate courts across the country on a wide array of issues. In addition, Devin has achieved multiple wins before the Supreme Court in merits cases.

Devin also has experience advising industry-disrupting companies on fast-moving regulatory compliance issues, including with regard to data-security practices.

Devin is also an adjunct professor at Brigham Young University’s J. Reuben Clark Law School.

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Recognition

“Rising Star” in Appellate, Law360, 2024

“Legal Elite,” Utah Business, 2024

“500 X – The Next Generation,” Lawdragon, 2024

“500 Leading Global Cyber Lawyers,” Lawdragon, 2024

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022, Utah
  • 2015, District of Columbia
  • 2012, Virginia (inactive)

Courts

  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • Supreme Court of Virginia
  • District of Columbia Court of Appeals

Languages

  • English
  • Russian

Education

  • The George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D.with Highest Honors2012

    Order of the Coif

    The George Washington University Law Review

    First Place, Van Vleck Constitutional Law Moot Court

  • Brigham Young UniversityB.A., Economics & Russianmagna cum laude2009
    Heritage Scholar