Elizabeth Hedges is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, focusing on complex commercial litigation. She represents clients at the trial and appellate levels and in the U.S. Supreme Court on a range of matters from breach of contract and personal injury lawsuits to class actions and constitutional litigation. In addition, Elizabeth maintains an active pro bono practice. Prior to joining Kirkland, Elizabeth clerked for the Honorable John K. Bush of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020District of Columbia
  • 2018Virginia


  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit


  • University of Virginia School of LawJ.D.2018

    Notes Development Editor, Virginia Journal of International Law

    President, Advocates for Life

    Vice President for Membership, The Federalist Society

  • University of VirginiaB.A., Historywith Distinction2014