Andrew C. Lawrence is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses primarily on Supreme Court and appellate litigation. Andrew has experience authoring Supreme Court briefs at all stages of review, and he has also authored numerous briefs in cases before the lower federal courts. He has also argued before multiple federal courts. His matters have addressed a wide range of subjects, including constitutional law, administrative law, bankruptcy, arbitration, antitrust, international law, ERISA, and other issues. He also maintains an active pro bono practice.
A native of Los Angeles, Andrew served as a law clerk to Judge Paul V. Niemeyer of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He attended Stanford University and Stanford Law School. Before law school, Andrew served as an analyst with the Central Intelligence Agency, where he provided strategic analysis to the President and other senior policymakers. Andrew joined Kirkland & Ellis from Bancroft PLLC.
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2018District of Columbia
- Supreme Court of the United States
- United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
- United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
- 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 District of Maryland
- Stanford Law SchoolJ.D.
Articles Editor, Stanford Law Review
- Stanford UniversityB.A., International RelationsUniversity Distinction & Departmental Honors