Michael Thaxter is a tax associate in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2019California


  • University of California, Irvine School of LawJ.D.cum laude2019

    4 Faculty Awards

    Dean’s Award

    Associate Editor, UC Irvine Law Review

    Completed clinic/externship with the IRS Office of Chief Counsel located in Laguna Niguel, CA

    Research Fellow for Legal Writing Course

    Pro Bono: Assisted victims of domestic violence by providing legal services, such as interviewing victims and drafting declarations/requests for temporary restraining orders

  • University of California, Los AngelesB.A., Economics2014