Nicholas Benham is a litigation associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Nick’s practice focuses primarily on white collar, government compliance, and investigations matters. He also has experience in complex commercial litigation matters and in bankruptcy and restructuring litigation matters.
Nick is committed to pro bono work, having assisted clients in immigration and criminal justice matters. He is also an active participant in Kirkland’s Pride affinity group.
CLE Panelist, CLE: “Winning at Trial in the Time of Covid,” Association of Corporate Counsel, February 2022
Admissions & Qualifications
- Not admitted to practice in New York
- 2021, Texas
- Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.cum laude2020
Annual Review Co-Managing Editor, Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law
Legal Research and Writing Fellow
Georgetown Law Federal Legislation Clinic
- University of MissouriB.A., Political Science & Sociologysumma cum laude2017
University of Missouri Award for Academic Distinction
Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha of Missouri Chapter