Kiet T. Lam



Honorable Lucy H. Koh, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 2019 – 2020
Honorable Jacqueline H. Nguyen, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2018 – 2019

Kiet T. Lam

Kiet Lam is an associate in Wachtell Lipton’s Litigation Department.

Kiet received his J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, where he was Order of the Coif, Supervising Editor for the California Law Review, Managing Editor for the Berkeley Journal of Employment and Labor Law, and co-chair of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. He received his M.P.A. in Public Policy and Analysis from the School of Public Affairs at Baruch College and was a member of the Pi Alpha Alpha national public administration honor society. Kiet received his B.A. in Economics from Yale University.

After law school, Kiet served as a law clerk to Judge Jacqueline H. Nguyen of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and to Judge Lucy H. Koh of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.