Bissell  E. Perot

E. Perot Bissell


  • Yale Law School, J.D., 2019
    • Editor, Yale Law Journal, 2018-2019
  • Brown University, Ph.D., 2019
  • University of Vienna, Austria, 2013-2014
    • Fulbright Research Scholar
  • University of Michigan, B.A., 2010


  • Law Clerk, Judge Lewis J. Liman, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, 2020-2021
  • Law Clerk, Judge Diane P. Wood, U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2019-2020


  • 2022, Illinois
  • 2023, District of Columbia

E. Perot Bissell represents plaintiffs and defendants at the trial level in arbitration proceedings.  

Perot joined Kellogg Hansen in 2021.  Prior to joining the firm, Perot served as a law clerk to the Honorable Lewis J. Liman on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and to the Honorable Diane P. Wood on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.  Perot graduated from Yale Law School, where he was an Editor for the Yale Law Journal.  While attending law school, he earned a Ph.D. in classical languages and literature from Brown University.  He was a Fulbright research scholar at the University of Vienna, and he earned his undergraduate degree in classical languages and literature from the University of Michigan.

Publications and Speaking Engagements

  • Note, Monuments to the Confederacy and the Right to Destroy in Cultural Property Law, 128 Yale L.J. 1130 (2019)
  • Comment, Exceptional Judgments:  Revising the Terrorism Exception to the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act, 127 Yale L.J. 1890 (2018) (with Joseph R. Schottenfeld)