Maggie King is an associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses primarily on the technology and intellectual property aspects of complex business transactions. She has represented public and private companies and private equity funds across a range of industries, including technology, artificial intelligence, healthcare, energy, manufacturing, software, telecommunications and financial technology, specifically cryptocurrency.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Maggie worked as a data scientist specializing in applied analytics and machine learning, for a variety of software companies, including big tech firms and predictive analytics startups and served as a director for The University of Chicago’s Computational Analysis and Public Policy program.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021Illinois


  • Notre Dame Law Schoolsumma cum laude

    Award for Outstanding Achievement, IP & Technology Law

  • University of Chicago, Harris School of Public PolicyM.P.P.with Honors
  • University of Wisconsin-MadisonB.A., Historywith Distinction
    Comprehensive Honors