Rachel Hansen is an antitrust associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions with regulatory antitrust concerns, including merger litigation and trial. Rachel also works on competition litigation, internal investigations, and investigations in response to government inquiries, and analyzes complex antitrust issues as they arise in private party disputes.


Thought Leadership


Note Author, “Women Count: Malawi Food Security and Gender,” 17 Geo. J. Gender & L. (2016).

Author, “Health Care: Access After Healthcare Reform,” Geo. J. Gender & L. 191 (2015).


Kirkland Pro Bono Award (2017)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018District of Columbia
  • 2016Maryland


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.cum laude2016

    Co-Managing Editor, Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law

    CALI Award: Best Exam in Federal Banking Regulation, Professor Emma Jordan

  • Yale UniversityB.A., Political Science & Theater Studies2009