James Kestler is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016Illinois


  • Loyola University Chicago School of LawJ.D.cum laude2015

    Associate Editor, Loyola University Chicago International Law Review

    Student Articles Editor, Loyola University Chicago Law Journal

    Dean’s List

    CALI Award Recipient for highest grade: Civil Procedure, Contracts, Sales

  • University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignB.S., Finance2007