Mike Kilgarriff is a litigation partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP whose practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense, including government and internal investigations. He concentrates his practice in cases presenting novel questions of law and complex factual disputes. Mike’s case load covers a broad spectrum, including breaches of contract, business torts, product liability, and false claims qui tam actions.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016District of Columbia
  • 2015New York


  • Notre Dame Law SchoolJ.D.2014

    Harold Weber Moot Court Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Art of Oral Argument

    The Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Program of Study in Global Law

    Staff Member, Notre Dame Journal of Legislation

  • Loyola University ChicagoB.A., Philosophycum laude2008
    All-American – American Mock Trial Association