John Hannon is a litigation associate in the Salt Lake City office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. John represents entities and individuals in various complex commercial litigations in state, federal, and arbitral forums.

*Not admitted to practice in Utah


Thought Leadership


Note, “The True Lender Doctrine: Function Over Form as a Reasonable Constraint on The Exportation of Interest Rates,” 67 Duke L.J. 1261, 2018


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in Utah
  • 2020, District of Columbia
  • 2019, New York


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit


  • Duke University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2018

    Order of the Coif

    Order of Scribes

    Editorial Board, Duke Law Journal

    Teaching Assistant, First-Year Legal Analysis and Writing

  • University of UtahB.A., Sociologymagna cum laude2014