Andrew Ohlert is an intellectual property litigation associate in the San Francisco office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Andrew focuses his practice on high-tech patent litigation disputes, encompassing consumer electronics, encryption, computer memory organization, and processor technology. Andrew also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing clients in a variety of fields. 


Thought Leadership


Note, Appealing to Reason-able Expectations of Privacy: Increasing Appellate Review Under ECPA, 66 Hastings L.J. 1731 (2015).


Kirkland & Ellis Pro Bono Service Award for Outstanding Service (2016)

Memberships & Affiliations

Board of Directors, AIDS Legal Referral Panel


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015California


  • University of California, Hastings College of the LawJ.D.magna cum laude2015

    Senior Notes Editor, Hastings Law Journal

    Board Member, Hastings Moot Court Team

    CALI Excellence for the Future Award recipient in Civil Procedure and Data Privacy

  • Virginia TechB.S., Computer Sciencecum laude2012