Joseph Orien is an associate in the Dallas office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He currently practices in the firm’s Corporate Department.
Prior to joining the firm, he clerked for the Honorable Jennifer Walker Elrod of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Mr. Orien earned his Juris Doctor summa cum laude from the J. Reuben Clark Law School at Brigham Young University, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the Brigham Young University Law Review and received the John S. Welch Award for Outstanding Legal Writing. During law school, he served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Matthew B. Durrant of the Utah Supreme Court. Mr. Orien graduated with Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Accounting from Brigham Young University. While at Brigham Young University, he directed an organization responsible for providing thousands of low income individuals with income tax filing assistance.
Mr. Orien is a member of the State Bar of Texas.
Brigham Young University - 2013 Bachelor of Science
Brigham Young University - 2013 Juris Doctor
Brigham Young University - 2013 Master of Arts