Katharine Collins is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Prior to joining Kirkland, Katharine served as a law clerk to Judge Daniel A. Bress on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.


Thought Leadership


Co-Author with Professor Robert Emerson, “Mutating Marks: Refusing to Lose the Trademark Trail,” 15 N.W. J. Tech. & Intell. Prop. 149, 2018


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted only in Illinois and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm


  • University of Virginia School of LawJ.D.2019

    Order of the Coif

    Editorial Board Member, Journal of Law & Politics

    First Place, William Minor Lile Moot Court Competition

    Supreme Court Litigation Clinic

  • University of FloridaB.S., Business Administration & Advertising2016