Mr Jeffrey Willian > Kirkland & Ellis LLP > Chicago, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
United States


Jeffrey Willian is a senior litigation partner with Kirkland & Ellis LLP. As lead trial attorney, he has obtained many nationally recognized results in forums throughout the country. His practice focuses on complex financial disputes, securities, corporate governance, frauds, engineering and construction failures, and real estate-related matters. As noted below, Jeff’s efforts have resulted in billions of dollars in favorable awards and savings for his clients.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Construction (including construction litigation)

Kirkland & Ellis LLP has a reputation for handling litigation and ADR in relation to large-scale construction projects. In addition to representing construction and engineering companies in contentious matters, including defective engineering, building collapse and project delays, the team also advises on contract negotiation and drafting. Contacts in the team include Jeffrey Willian, who splits his time between New York and Chicago, and Hariklia Karis, an experienced litigator in Chicago.