Devora Allon is a litigation partner in Kirkland’s New York office. She has a broad practice with a particular focus on antitrust, M&A, product liability and other commercial disputes. Devora has significant trial experience, securing five trial wins since 2015; three in 2018 alone. Her clients have included Bain Capital, Vista Equity Partners, Teva, Sun Pharma, Starwood Capital Group and the State of Georgia. 



Recognized as a "Legal Lion," Law360, November 2018

Recognized in The Legal 500 U.S. for Healthcare: Life Sciences, 2018 and 2020

Recognized as a "Future Star" in Benchmark Litigation, 2018–2020

Recognized as Litigator of the Week in “A Look at the Lawyers Who Won Key Battle in Water War,” The Litigation Daily, 2017

Recognized as a “Rising Star” for Civil Litigation, Super Lawyers, 2014–2018


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009New York


  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2008

    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

    Notes Editor, Columbia Business Law Review

  • Yeshiva University, Stern College for WomenB.A., Literaturemagna cum laude2005

    Dean’s List