Yale Law School
JD, 2015

Editor, Yale Law Journal

Managing Editor, Yale Journal of International Law

Oriel College, University of Oxford
MSc, 2012, with honors

University of York
MA, 2011, with honors

University of Richmond
BA, 2009, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa 



John C. Calhoun


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John Calhoun participated in the Firm’s Summer Associate program in 2014.  During law school he served as both an Editor of the Yale Law Journal and as the Managing Editor of the Yale Journal of International Law.  He also consulted with a number of state and local governments, as well as gubernatorial and US senatorial campaigns, on urban economic development and education policy issues.  After his first year of law school he served as a Special Adviser on Career and Technical Education to Louisiana State School Superintendent John White.

Prior to law school, Mr. Calhoun served as a Marshall Scholar in the United Kingdom and as a Fulbright Scholar in Taiwan, where he taught English in Taiwanese public schools and conducted education policy research.

Practice Focus

Litigation:  assists in representation of leading corporations and financial institutions in complex commercial litigation.

Representative Engagements 

  • Member of team representing private equity fund in an indemnification dispute with a recently purchased company
  • Assisting in defense of company under state and federal government investigation

Publications and Presentations


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