Rachel Haig is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation matters, and in particular high-stakes contract and business disputes. With experience in federal and state courts, Rachel has achieved favorable outcomes for clients through motion practice, trial, and negotiated settlements. She advises and advocates for clients across a variety of industries, including technology, oil & gas, and pharmaceutical clients.


Memberships & Affiliations

Board of Directors, Chicago Debates: Non-profit supporting debate programs in Chicago Public Schools


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2013Illinois


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2013

    Order of the Coif

    Associate Editor, Northwestern University Law Review

  • Northwestern UniversityB.A., Political Science2008

    Departmental Honors

    Clarion DeWitt Hardy Debate Scholar