Drew Morrill is an intellectual property litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His primary focus is patent infringement, trade secret misappropriation, and copyright infringement. He has worked on cases in federal court and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Drew has played an integral role on a winning trial team, drafted multiple motions, and prepared for and assisted in the taking and defending of several depositions. He has worked alongside technical experts to develop a deep understanding of complex technologies, including mobile devices, spinal implants, and computer software.

Drew has further developed his skills as a litigation attorney by maintaining involvement in a variety of pro bono matters, including obtaining copyright and trademark registrations for a local artist, defending tenants in unlawful detainer actions, and assisting families with the adoption of foster children.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017California


  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California


  • University of California, Irvine School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2017

    Administrative Chair, UC Irvine Law Review

    Pro Bono Honors

  • California Polytechnic State UniversityB.S., Biochemistry (Polymers and Coatings)2012