Ian Sherwin is a tax partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on executive compensation.


Thought Leadership


The Impact of Social Networks on Restrictive Covenants: Why Rapid Change Should Meet Rapid Improvement, Bloomberg BNA Pension & Benefits Daily, February 17, 2012, Authors: Ian Sherwin, Mark Poerio


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2012New York
  • 2011New Jersey


  • Georgetown University Law CenterLL.M., Taxation2012

    Certificate in Employee Benefits Law

    Spring 2012 CALI Award for Best Paper Written for Employee Benefits and Executive Pay — Securities, Tax, and Governance

  • Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra UniversityJ.D.2011

    Dean’s List Spring 2009 & Spring 2011

    Hofstra Law Review

  • State University of New York at BuffaloB.S., Business Administration (Human Resources Management & Management Information Systems Concentration)2008
    President, Delta Sigma Pi