Brad Barber is a litigation associate in the Salt Lake City office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Brad focuses on high-stakes trial and appellate litigation and has represented clients across a variety of industries, including biotechnology, healthcare, securities, consumer products, energy, and private equity. He has also defended clients in government investigations and enforcement actions involving the U.S. Department of Justice, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Federal Trade Commission, and state attorneys general. Brad is also an adjunct professor at Brigham Young University Law School, where he teaches Federal Courts, a course on Article III of the U.S. Constitution.


Memberships & Affiliations

J. Reuben Clark Law Society, Salt Lake City Chapter


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2023Utah
  • 2021California
  • 2020Washington


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the District of Utah
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida (pro hac vice)


  • English
  • Bulgarian


  • Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.cum laude2019

    Managing Editor, Journal of Law & Public Policy 

    Research Assistant, Prof. Jack L. Goldsmith

    President, Harvard Law Golf Club

  • Brigham Young UniversityB.S., Public Healthmagna cum laude2016
    Public Health Student of the Year, 2016