Overview

Brian Kavanaugh represents clients in a wide-range of complex litigation matters in arbitration and in state and federal courts throughout the United States. He has extensive experience both counseling clients and litigating disputes arising in the healthcare sector. Brian also co-leads Kirkland’s Data Security & Privacy Practice.

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Recognition

Martindale-Hubbell AV® Preeminent Rating in Litigation, Commercial Law and Class Actions

Member: Law360 2016 Privacy & Consumer Protection Editorial Advisory Board

Selected as an "Illinois Rising Star" in Class Actions by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters publication

Credentials

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1999Illinois

Courts

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Education

  • University of Illinois College of LawJ.D.magna cum laude1999

    University Roll for Excellence in Graduate Teaching

    Administrative Editor, University of Illinois Law Review

  • Northwestern UniversityB.A.1996