Brian J. Crush
Brian J. Crush joined the firm's corporate department in 2019.
Brian graduated with Honors from the University of Chicago Law School. During law school, Brian served as the managing student director of the University of Chicago’s corporate lab clinic, where he managed six clinical student teams and co-hosted the clinic’s 2018 summit on corporate compliance, big data and outsourcing. In addition, Brian served as the events co-chair of the law school’s student government and of the 2019 Graduating Students Committee. At graduation, Brian received the Ann Watson Barber Award for his service to the law school and university, as well as the Pro Bono Legal Service Award and the Kirkland & Ellis Corporate Lab Award of Excellence. In 2017, Brian externed for the Honorable Timothy A. Barnes in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois.
Before law school, Brian worked as a media content producer, where he produced entertainment, educational and commercial content for a variety of clients and industries.
- JD, with Honors, The University of Chicago Law School, 2019; The Ann Watson Barber Award
- BA (English, Cinema, Music), cum laude, Denison University, 2009