Anais Bourbon is an associate in Kirkland & Ellis LLP’s International Trade and National Security Practice Group in the Washington, D.C., office. Anais supports the International Trade team on complex-cross border transactions, regulatory matters and investigations relating to U.S. national security; economic sanctions administered by the U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC); the Export Administration Regulations (EAR), administered by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS); the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), administered by the U.S. Department of State, Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC); and European analogues.



Studied in France, Spain and the United States

Memberships & Affiliations

Member, American Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020District of Columbia
  • 2019New York


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish


  • St. John's University School of LawLL.M., Transnational Legal Practice & International Trade and Investment Law2019
    Honor in Lawyering Across Border
  • Lyon Catholic UniversityMaster 1 International Business Law2017
  • Lille Catholic UniversityLL.B., French and European Law2016