Priscilla Consolo works on the litigation and government investigations team in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, focusing on complex commercial litigation, government and regulatory investigations and enforcement, contract disputes, M&A litigation, white collar criminal defense, class actions, and securities litigation.


Thought Leadership


"A Single Score No More: Rethinking the Admissions Systems for New York City's Specialized High Schools to Preserve Academic Excellence and Promote Student Diversity," 94 N.Y.U. L. Rev., Issue 5, Page 1244, November 2019


Harry S. Truman Foundation Scholarship — New York State Finalist, 2015

Shorefront Toys for Toys Award Honoree, 2015

Schneps Communications, 40 Under 40 Rising Stars — Rookie of the Year Award Honoree, 2013

Bensonhurst West End Community Council (BWECC) Community Activist of the Year, 2012

Advocates for Justice Chartered Attorneys Awards Honoree, 2011


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in New York


  • New York University School of LawJ.D.2019

    AnBryce Scholar

    Kirkland & Ellis 1L Diversity Scholar

    Ann Petluck Poses Memorial Prize

    Executive Editor, New York University Law Review

    Teaching Assistant, Lawyering Program, 2017–2018

  • Fordham College at Lincoln CenterB.A., History; Political Science Minorsumma cum laude, with Highest Honors2016

    Phi Beta Kappa

    Dean's List

    Columbus Citizens Foundation Scholar

    Dean's Summer Research Grant (2014, 2015)

    Jogues Scholar

    Vincent DeMartini Scholar

    Elizabeth Burns Scholar

    Marie & Joseph McGovern Scholar

    Nathan & Jennie Itzkoff Scholar

    Honors Senior Thesis: Building the Borough of Brooklyn: From Rural-Like Suburb to Emergent Urban Center (1800–1865)