Jordan Smith is a litigation associate in the Salt Lake City office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and on appellate and Supreme Court litigation. Jordan has authored merits and amicus briefs at both the appellate and Supreme Court levels. Her litigation experience spans a wide range of subject areas, including constitutional law, administrative law, energy and white collar criminal investigations.


Memberships & Affiliations

Board Member, Washington D.C., Young Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society, 2021–2022


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2023, Utah
  • 2018, District of Columbia
  • 2017, California (inactive)


  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Central District of California
  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California


  • Stanford Law SchoolJ.D.2017

    Stanford Journal of Law, Business & Finance

    Student Attorney at Stanford Religious Liberty Clinic

  • Brigham Young UniversityB.A., Englishmagna cum laude2012
    Dean's List