Jonathan Faria is a litigation partner in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He is a member of the Antitrust & Competition and Commercial Litigation Practice Groups. Jon has represented and counseled leading U.S. and multinational corporations in a variety of substantive areas including antitrust and competition litigation, consumer class actions, and complex commercial litigation. He has practiced in federal and state courts across the country, and in complex multidistrict litigation, representing clients in diverse industries such as media, transportation, technology, manufacturing, and financial services.


Thought Leadership


"INSIGHT: U.S. Trade Secret Prosecutions—Should Chinese Companies be Worried?" Bloomberg Law, July 8, 2019

"SB 822: Net neutrality bill," Daily Journal, January 9, 2019

"Put Me In, Coach: The Ethics of Witness Preparation," ABA Section of Antitrust Law – Compliance and Ethics Spotlight, March 2015


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010California


  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas


  • University of California, Los Angeles, School of LawJ.D.2010

    Order of the Coif

    Managing Editor, UCLA Law Review

  • Columbia UniversityB.A., Economicscum laude2006