Ronald Anguas is a litigation partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on complex commercial cases at both the trial and appellate levels, including high-profile litigation matters for clients such as Honeywell, Boeing, Facebook, Wyndham Hotels, and BASF.

Before joining Kirkland, Ronald served as a law clerk to Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He holds degrees in law, business, and government from Harvard University, and he leverages all three disciplines in providing legal and strategic advice to clients.


Thought Leadership


Recent Case, In re Smurfit-Stone Container Corp. Shareholder Litigation (Del. Ch. 2011), 125 HARV. L. REV. 1256 (2012)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014New York
  • 2014District of Columbia


  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude2012

    Morgan Chu Prize

    Editor, Harvard Law Review

    Editor, Harvard Latino Law Review

  • Harvard Business SchoolM.B.A.with Distinction2012
    First & Second Year Honors
  • Harvard CollegeA.B., Governmentmagna cum laude2008

    Phi Beta Kappa (elected junior year)

    Endicott Peabody Saltonstall Prize

    Harvard Detur Prize