Christian Choi is an associate in the Capital Markets Practice Group in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Prior to joining Kirkland, Christian worked in the Tax Controversy and Capital Markets practices at another international law firm in New York and in the M&A Tax practice of a Big Four accounting firm in Washington, D.C.

Christian received his J.D. and L.L.M. in Taxation with Distinction from Georgetown University Law Center, where he was a member of the Georgetown Journal of International Law, President of the L.L.M. Tax Council and represented Georgetown at EUCOTAX 2018 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He received his B.A. from the University of Virginia.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018New York


  • French
  • Korean
  • English


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.; LL.M.with Distinction2018

    Georgetown Journal of International Law

    President, L.L.M. Tax Council

    Represented Georgetown at EUCOTAX 2018, an annual international tax seminar, in Edinburgh, Scotland

  • University of VirginiaB.A., Foreign Affairs; French Minor2013