Elizabeth (Liz) Dyer is a member of the Employee Benefits Group in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Liz advises clients on ERISA matters relating to the structuring and offering of a wide variety of investment vehicles, including joint ventures, private equity funds, real estate funds, opportunity funds, infrastructure funds, hedge funds, group trusts, bank collective trusts and insurance company separate accounts. In addition, Liz counsels plan sponsors, trustees, investment managers and other service providers with respect to ERISA compliance matters, including reporting obligations and the fiduciary and prohibited transaction rules. Liz also advises clients with respect to ERISA matters in structured finance transactions.


Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2007Illinois


  • DePaul University College of LawJ.D.

    magna cum laude


    Dean’s List

    Order of the Coif

    Member, DePaul Law Review

  • Kenyon CollegeB.A., HistoryDistinction in History2002