Kevin J. Coenen, P.C.

Retired Partner Tax


Kevin Coenen is a retired partner in Kirkland's Chicago office. His practice focused on the tax aspects of planning and structuring complex business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, buyouts, recapitalizations, debt and equity issuances and executive compensation.



Adjunct Professor, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Advanced Income Taxation, 2011–2016

Adjunct Professor, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, Consolidated Returns, 2017 to present


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2007North Carolina
  • 1997Illinois


  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of LawJ.D.summa cum laude1997

    Order of the Coif

    Associate Editor, Ohio State Law Journal

  • University of Missouri-St. LouisB.S., Business Administrationsumma cum laude1991

    Beta Gamma Sigma