Gabriela Hensley is a restructuring associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.


Thought Leadership


Contributor, “Chapter 11 Overview,” LSTA Handbook of Loan Syndications and Trading, February 2022

Note, “Running in the Shadows: Analyzing Legality and Morality in Marathon ‘Banditing,’” 2018 U. Ill. L. Rev. 781


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018Illinois


  • University of Illinois College of LawJ.D.summa cum laude2018

    Order of the Coif

    Managing Editor, University of Illinois Law Review

    Rickert Award for Excellence in Academic Achievement

    Rickert Award for Excellence in Service

    Frederick Green Moot Court Invitation Team

    CALI Awards for Excellence in Contracts, Civil Procedure, Introduction to Advocacy, Advanced Legal Writing: Appellate Advocacy, Professional Responsibility, and Business Associations

  • Southern Illinois University EdwardsvilleB.S., Political Sciencesumma cum laude2014