Zac Byer is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He litigates complex commercial cases in federal and state courts across the country. Zac’s experience includes taking and defending depositions, preparing expert witnesses and C-suite executives for depositions and trials, drafting appellate briefs and dispositive motions, and preparing jury-testing exercises.
Zac served as a law clerk to Judge Deborah L. Cook of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He began his career at Kirkland in the Washington, D.C. office.
Memberships & Affiliations
Federal Bar Association
Pacific Council on International Policy
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2016District of Columbia
- United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
- University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolJ.D.cum laude2014
Senior Editor, University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law
Wharton Certificate in Management
- University of PennsylvaniaB.A.summa cum laude2010
Benjamin Franklin Scholar