John Christian is a litigation associate in the Dallas office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. John's practice focuses primarily on complex commercial litigation, in which he represents a diverse range of entities, corporate officers and individuals as both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts. He regularly works on cases involving contract disputes, fiduciary duties, fraud, tortious interference and trade secret misappropriation across numerous industries. John engages in all stages of his clients' cases, from initial fact development to mediation and trial.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018Texas


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2018
    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Yale CollegeB.S.2015