Leah Hamlin is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on complex civil litigation, class actions and mass actions in federal and state courts across the country. Prior to joining Kirkland, Leah worked at a litigation boutique in Irvine, California. She also served as a law clerk to Judge Daniel A. Bress on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Josephine L. Staton on the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
Admissions & Qualifications
- Admitted only in California and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm
- United States District Court for the Central District of California
- University of California, Berkeley, School of Law2017Order of the Coif
- Yale UniversityB.A., Political Sciencemagna cum laude2014with Distinction