Boris Kessler is an associate in the firm’s corporate practice, where he focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions and general corporate matters.

Practice & Background

Prior to joining Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Mr. Kessler worked as an associate at a prominent New York law firm in its corporate group, where he gained experience in mergers and acquisitions, securities transactions and reporting, and general corporate governance matters.

Mr. Kessler received his J.D. cum laude from Fordham University School of Law, where he served on the Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law. Prior to attending law school, he worked for Bloomberg L.P. as an analyst supporting traders and portfolio managers, and as an account manager working with broker-dealers. He received his B.A. from Northwestern University.