Thomas Vaseliou is an intellectual property associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.


Thought Leadership


"Trolls & the Preemption Dilemma," 167 U. Pa. L. Rev. Online (forthcoming 2019)

Memberships & Affiliations

Federalist Society


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted only in Texas and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm


  • University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude2019

    Certificate of Management, Wharton School of Business

    Order of the Coif

    Articles Editor, University of Pennsylvania Law Review

    Associate Editor, Law & Innovation Journal

    Moot Court Board

    Teaching Assistant to Professor R. Polk Wagner, Patent Law, Fall 2018

    Teaching Assistant to Robert Zauzmer, Appellate Advocacy, Fall 2018

    The Edwin R. Keedy Law Review Award

  • University of FloridaB.S., Electrical Engineeringsumma cum laude2016