Ahson Azmat is a litigation associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on antitrust advisory, regulatory, and trial work; commercial litigation; white collar criminal law; and appeals


Thought Leadership


"Joint-Carving in Deontic Tort, in Civil Wrongs and Justice in Private Law," Miller & Oberdiek, eds., Oxford University Press, 2020

"Tort’s Indifference: Conformity, Compliance, and Civil Recourse," 13 Journal of Tort Law 1, 2020

"Basis for FSOC’s Rescission of Determination Re GE Capital Global Holdings LLC," 130 Harvard Law Review 1289, 2017

"What Mistake of Law Just Might Be," 18 New Criminal Law Review 369, 2015


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018New York


  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.

    cum laude

    Co-Chair, Articles Committee, Harvard Law Review
  • Princeton UniversityA.B., Philosophysumma cum laude2010