Jeremy Iloulian is an associate in Kirkland & Ellis LLP’s International Trade and National Security Practice Group in the Washington, D.C., office. Jeremy advises clients on complex cross-border transactional and regulatory matters that touch U.S. national security and foreign investment, including reviews by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), economic sanctions administered by Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), export controls (ITAR/EAR), customs, anti-boycott regulations, anti-money laundering laws and regulations (FinCEN), and anti-corruption (FCPA). 

Jeremy has also presented and published research related to the Law of the Sea and Maritime Law.

Prior to law school, Jeremy worked for a major international law firm on internal conflicts compliance including in relation to economic sanctions administered by OFAC. 


Thought Leadership


“U.S. Treasury Department Issues New Rule on Mandatory CFIUS Declarations,” Mario Mancuso, Sanjay Mullick, Anthony Rapa, H. Boyd Greene, Lucille Hague, Jeremy Iloulian, & William Phalen, Kirkland & Ellis LLP Alert (October 12, 2018).

“Changes in U.S. Cuba, Russia and Iran Sanctions Create Uncertainty for Global Businesses,” Mario Mancuso, Joanna Ritcey-Donohue, Lucille Hague, Jeremy Iloulian, & Palmer Quamme, Kirkland & Ellis LLP Alert (June 21, 2017).

Jeremy Iloulian, Note, From Shark Finning to Shark Fishing: a Strategy for the U.S. & EU to Combat Shark Finning in China & Hong Kong, 27 DUKE ENVTL. L. & POL'Y F. 345 (2017).


Presenter, “US Priorities for a Legally Binding Instrument on Marine Biological Diversity of Areas Beyond National Jurisdiction,” Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program (February 23, 2018).


Head of 2013 American Delegation to Y8 Summit


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted only in Illinois and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm


  • English
  • French


  • Duke University School of LawJ.D.2018

    Editor-in-Chief, Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum

    Duke Environmental Law and Policy Clinic, Zeitgeist Award

    Salzburg Cutler Law Fellow, 2018

  • The George Washington UniversityB.A., International Affairs & Environmental Studiescum laude2013