Kate Guilfoyle is a litigation partner in Kirkland’s Chicago office whose practice focuses on antitrust and competition matters and complex commercial litigation. She has a broad range of experience spanning industries including insurance and healthcare, agriculture, and technology. She has litigated cases at both the trial and appellate stages in various state and federal courts. Kate also regularly counsels clients regarding antitrust compliance and risk reduction.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2012Illinois


  • University of Virginia School of LawJ.D.2012

    Order of the Coif

    The Raven Society

    Notes Editor, Virginia Law Review

    Article Review Board, Virginia Journal of Social Policy and Law 

  • University of IllinoisB.A., Gender and Women’s Studies; B.S., Community Healthwith Highest Honors, summa cum laude, with Distinction2006
    Bronze Tablet University Honors