Maria E. Black is an executive compensation associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She advises public and private companies, private equity firms and their portfolio companies on a wide range of employment, executive compensation and employee benefit matters.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • Illinois
  • Texas
  • Iowa


  • English
  • Spanish


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2020
    Northwestern Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property
  • University of St. ThomasB.A., International Studies & Spanishmagna cum laude2017