Lindsey Weiss Harris is a litigation partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She regularly represents Fortune 500 corporations, boards of directors and hedge funds. She focuses on shareholder disputes, mergers and acquisitions, class actions and complex commercial litigation.


Thought Leadership


Co-Author, “Five Ways Securities Class Action Defendants Can Play Offense,” New York Law Journal, December 2021


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011New York


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York


  • University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.with Honors2009
    Comments Editor, University of Chicago Law Review
  • University of WisconsinB.A., Political Science, Journalism & Mass Communication2005
    Dean’s List