Abigail Lane is an executive compensation partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She advises public and private companies, private equity firms and their portfolio companies on a wide range of employment, executive compensation and employee benefit matters.

Abigail regularly advises clients on structuring and implementing equity and cash-based incentive plans as well as the applicable tax, securities law, corporate governance and disclosure implications of those arrangements and represents clients in negotiating employment, separation and incentive agreements.


Thought Leadership

Speaking Engagements

Moderator, “Incentive Compensation and Pay vs. Performance Disclosures,” TechGC IPO Forum, September 2023


Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • McGill University Faculty of LawB.C.L. / LL.B.2010
  • Cornell UniversityB.S., Industrial and Labor Relations2005