Emily Hsu is an antitrust and competition associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She provides antitrust guidance to clients in transactional and merger review processes, including before the Federal Trade Commission and U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division. In addition, she advises clients in consumer protection investigations before the Federal Trade Commission.


Thought Leadership


Co-author, “Populist Instincts: A Trump Administration Antitrust Merger Retrospective,” Antitrust Magazine, Volume 35 No. 3 (Summer 2021).

Author, “Repatriation as Restitution: Toward Procedural Rights for Indigenous Claims to Moveable Cultural Property,” The George Washington International Law Review, Volume 52 No. 3 (2020).


Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • The George Washington University Law SchoolJ.D.2020

    Pro Bono Honors Recipient

    Managing Editor, The George Washington International Law Review

  • University of Notre DameB.A., Anthropology & Theology2013