Amanda Jacobowski is a litigation partner in Kirkland’s Chicago office whose practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, antitrust and competition matters, and government and internal investigations. She concentrates her practice in cases presenting novel questions of law and complex factual disputes. Amanda’s practice covers a broad spectrum of matters, including breaches of contract, business torts, product liability, healthcare, antitrust violations, and SEC and PCAOB inquiries. Amanda also maintains an active pro bono practice.


Thought Leadership


“Calculating Death: Implications of the Six Month Prognosis Certification Requirement for the Medicare Hospice Benefit,” The Elder Law Journal, Spring 2011


Recipient, Pro Bono Service Award (2011–2014)

Memberships & Affiliations

Member of the Chicago Bar Association

Gift of Adoption Fund, Illinois Junior Board (2012–present)


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011Illinois


  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • University of Illinois College of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2011
    Notes Editor, The Elder Law Journal
  • Vanderbilt UniversityB.A., Historysumma cum laude2008
    Phi Beta Kappa