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 Amneal Pharmaceuticals, Bain Capital, GlaxoSmithKline, Impax Laboratories, Starwood Capital Group, the State of Georgia, Sun Pharma, Teva, Torrent Pharmaceuticals, Upsher-Smith Laboratories and Vista Equity Partners.



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 “National Practice Area Star” and “Local Litigation Star” in Benchmark Litigation, 2021; “Future Star”, 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