Andrew Bruns
Tel. (415) 962-8821


Columbia University School of Law, J.D., 2013

Amherst College, B.A., 2007


Hon. Rebecca Pallmeyer
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, 2013-2014, 2015-2016

Hon. Ronald Gilman
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, 2014-2015

Bar Admissions

Northern District of California
Northern District of Illinois
Western District of Tennessee
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit

Andrew Bruns

Andrew Bruns joined Keker, Van Nest & Peters in the fall of 2016.

Before joining the firm, he clerked for Judge Rebecca Pallmeyer of the Northern District of Illinois and for Judge Ronald Gilman of the Sixth Circuit. He also worked as an extern for the United States Attorney’s Office in the Eastern District of New York and interned for Lambda Legal.

Prior to his legal career, he was a management consultant for Bain & Company.  


Columbia Law School

  • James Kent Scholar
  • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • Co-chair, Education Law & Policy Society

‚ÄčAmherst College

  • Samuel Bowles Journalism Prize
  • Editor-in-Chief, The Amherst Student
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