Jordan Peterson is a litigation partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Jordan has worked on a broad range of complex litigation matters, representing public and private companies in the areas of antitrust, securities, and commercial disputes.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York
  • Illinois


  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude2012

    Order of the Coif

    Hon. Wade H. McCree Scholar

    Campbell Moot Court Competition (semifinalist)

    Contributing Editor, Michigan Law Review

    Managing Notes Editor, Michigan Journal of Environmental & Administrative Law

  • New York UniversityM.A., Higher Education Administration2009
    Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Student Affairs at New York University
  • Cornell UniversityCollege Scholar Program; Government2007

    Dean's List

    Pi Sigma Alpha (National Political Science Honor Society)