Kerry A. Burns

Kerry A. Burns

Kerry A. Burns


212.701.3415 Phone vCard
212.378.8133 Fax

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP
80 Pine Street
New York, NY 10005-1702


  • Duke University, B.A., 2008, cum laude
  • Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2011, cum laude; Lead Editor, Duke Journal of Comparative and International Law
  • Admission

    • New York

Kerry Burns is a Litigation associate in the New York office of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP.  Kerry focuses her practice on First Amendment/media litigation, commercial litigation, appellate work, white-collar defense, and internal investigations.

Kerry has represented global corporations, financial institutions, and select individuals in all aspects of complex commercial litigation and regulatory investigations.  Kerry has experience advising clients in internal investigations and inquiries by the DOJ, SEC and other governmental agencies, including on matters involving the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and securities fraud. 

In addition, Kerry has represented numerous pro bono clients in partnership with Sanctuary for Families and the Legal Aid Society.