William Smith is a litigation associate in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on complex civil litigation in federal and state courts. William has successfully represented high-profile clients in federal and state courts; taken depositions of fact and expert witnesses; drafted dispositive motions and motions in limine; and prepared expert witnesses for trial. William is also active in pro bono matters.


Memberships & Affiliations

John M. Langston Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018California


  • Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.2018
  • Yale UniversityB.A., Political Science & Theater Studies2012