Sean Brownridge is a corporate associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. 

Prior to joining Kirkland, Sean served as the law clerk to the Honorable Karen L. Valihura of the Delaware Supreme Court.


Thought Leadership


Canning Plum Organics: The Avant-Garde Campbell Soup Company Acquisition and Delaware Public Benefit Corporations Wandering Revlon-Land, 39 Del. J. Corp. L. 703 (2015)

A Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing: Unocal and the Defensive Mechanism Hidden in Corporate Benefit Purpose, 60 Vill. L. Rev. 903 (2015)


Kirkland & Ellis Pro Bono Service Award


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015New York


  • University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolJ.D.

    The Oscar Bregman Prize for Excellence in the Field of Business Law

    Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award

    Senior Editor, Journal of Constitutional Law

  • Wharton School of the University of PennsylvaniaCertificate in Finance and Management
  • University of MichiganB.G.S.with High Distinction

    Michigan Scholars Award

    James B. Angell Scholar

    Lloyd Hall Scholar

    University Honors