Kessenick Gamma & Free LLP

J. Maxwell Cooper


J. Maxwell Cooper


Max practices in all areas of KGF’s specialization, including health and accreditation law, with a focus on litigation. Before joining KGF in 2015, Max practiced law for five years as an associate in the New York and San Francisco offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, an international law firm. While at Kirkland, Max focused his practice on complex commercial litigation and antitrust litigation in federal and state courts.

Max received his J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2010, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar, and his B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis in 2006, where he graduated with honors. Max is admitted to the bar in both California and New York. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Districts Courts for the Northern District of California, Eastern District of California, and Southern District of New York.