Kyle N. Kirby

Contract Attorney

As a member of the firm's Litigation Practice Group, Kyle focuses on employee benefits/ERISA litigation and complex commercial litigation. Kyle has a national practice, litigating ERISA and non-ERISA benefits cases in federal courts across the country.   

Prior to joining the firm, Kyle served as law clerk for the Honorable Philip E. Haines, Superior Court of New Jersey. During law school, Kyle was a summer associate at Pierce Atwood. He served as a legal writing teaching instructor and an intern for the Honorable Kermit V. Lipez of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit. Kyle was the recipient of the Daniel E. Wathen Legal Writing Award and the Faculty Significant Achievement Award.



University of Maine School of Law, J.D., summa cum laude; Editor, Maine Law Review, (2010)

Carnegie Mellon University, B.S., Decision Science & Human-Computer Interaction, Highest Honors; Andrew Carnegie Scholar, (2004)

Bar Admissions



U.S. District Court, District of Maine

U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts

U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

125 Years