Lauren Falk is a litigation associate in the Chicago office at Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on a wide range of complex commercial disputes and government investigations. Lauren has substantial experience representing clients within the insurance, reinsurance and health care industries in state and federal court and arbitration. She helps clients with all aspects of the litigation process, including initial case evaluation and risk assessment, discovery, depositions, pleadings and motions, hearings, pre-trial, trial, post-trial and appeals.



Recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Commercial Litigation, 2021–2023

Memberships & Affiliations

Chicago Children's Museum Associates Board

Newton County Bar Association

Indiana University Chicago Young Alumni


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015Illinois


  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • Indiana University Maurer School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2015

    Order of the Coif

    Dean's Honors, 2012–2015

  • Indiana UniversityB.A., Political Science & Criminal Justicewith Highest Distinction2012

    Phi Beta Kappa

    Dean's List, 2011–2012

    University Division Scholar of Highest Distinction, 2010