Christine Matott is an investment funds partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP with a focus on ERISA. Christine represents real estate, private equity, hedge funds and other private funds and investment vehicles on all ERISA matters relating to fund structuring and formation, including but not limited to issues relating to venture capital operating companies, real estate operating companies and other exceptions issued under the “plan asset” regulations. She also advises pension plan investors, as well as investment managers, on general ERISA compliance matters, including fiduciary duties under ERISA, prohibited transactions and fee structuring.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Illinois


  • DePaul University College of LawJ.D.summa cum laude2006

    Order of the Coif

    Symposium Editor

  • University of ChicagoB.A., Classics2000
    General Honors