Jace Cearley is a litigation associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Jace regularly represents Fortune 500 corporations, private equity and investment firms, boards of directors, and corporate officers. He focuses his practice on advising and representing clients in connection with complex commercial disputes, securities class actions, and litigation concerning corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions.


Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association

National Native American Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018New York


  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York2021


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2017
  • University of OklahomaB.A., International Studies & Spanishmagna cum laude2012
    McNair Scholar