Taryn Lewis is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Taryn represents multinational companies and top executives in connection with enforcement matters pursued by the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission, among other regulators. She also counsels clients on internal investigations, the development and implementation of compliance programs, and complex commercial litigation.


Thought Leadership


Co-author, “CARES Act enforcement risks and compliance best practices,” IFLR Correspondent, April 21, 2020

Memberships & Affiliations

Good Sports, Young Professionals Board Member

HFS Chicago Scholars, Mentor


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016, Illinois
  • 2014, Ohio (inactive)


  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio


  • Indiana University Maurer School of LawJ.D.cum laude2014

    Managing Editor, Indiana Law Journal

  • University of Notre DameM.Ed.2010
  • University of Notre DameB.B.A., Accountancycum laude2008