Ann Becchina is a capital markets partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Ann advises clients regarding the analysis and reporting of beneficial ownership under Section 13 of the Exchange Act and beneficial ownership and short-swing profit under Section 16 of the Exchange Act in connection with general corporate governance and compliance, capital markets transactions, including initial public offerings and SPACs, merger and acquisition transactions and equity derivatives.


Thought Leadership

Speaking Engagements

Panelist, “Equity Derivatives: A Walk Through for Public Companies,” Kirkland Webinar, September 30, 2021


Next Generation Partner, The Legal 500, 2020–2021


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1996New York


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.1995

    Columbia University Law Review

    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

  • State University of New York at Stony BrookM.S., Technical Systems Management1991
  • State University of New York at Stony BrookB.A., Liberal Artssumma cum laude1989