Overview

Amber Harezlak is a technology & IP transactions partner in the Salt Lake City and San Francisco offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Amber works closely with Kirkland’s M&A practice on technology, intellectual property, cybersecurity and data privacy aspects of complex corporate transactions. She also represents clients in connection with strategic commercial agreements such as joint ventures, licenses, and collaborations. Amber’s practice spans numerous industries, including software, semiconductors, business services, and consumer products. She also leverages her scientific background and degrees in bioengineering in connection with representing clients in the life sciences industry. Amber was also recognized in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Technology Law.

*Not admitted to practice in Utah

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Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in Utah
  • 2021, District of Columbia 
  • 2015, California

Education

  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2015
    Order of the Coif
  • University of PennsylvaniaPh.D., Bioengineering2006
  • University of California, DavisB.S., Biological Systems Engineering2002