He’s very smart, very strategic and has really made an impact. Formidable litigator. He is the guy I want in my corner when the going gets tough. - Chambers USA, 2022 (client quote)

Josh Greenblatt is a litigation partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. A litigator for 20 years, Josh represents private equity and other investment firms, corporations, partnerships and individuals in complex commercial litigation, arbitration and regulatory proceedings. Josh has extensive experience counseling clients in high-stakes business disputes, restructurings, securities litigation, corporate governance issues and investigations. His clients have included TPG; Blackstone; BC Partners; Altamont Capital; Pegasus Capital; Neiman Marcus; J.Crew Group; Kindred Healthcare; Freescale Semiconductor; and MBIA.

Josh has been recognized for his litigation work by Chambers USA, Benchmark Litigation, The Legal 500 United States, and Super Lawyers.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • Boston University School of LawJ.D.cum laude2001

    Dean's Scholar

    G. Joseph Tauro Scholar

    Boston University Law Review

  • Cornell UniversityB.A.magna cum laude1997