Saunders McElroy is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts. He has extensive trial experience, including serving as trial counsel for recent wins secured on behalf of Intelsat, Cerberus Capital Management, and UnitedHealth Group in high-profile litigation matters in which Kirkland achieved complete victories for each client.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020District of Columbia


  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.cum laude2019

    Online Development Editor, American Criminal Law Review

    Student Attorney, Civil Rights Clinic

  • Vanderbilt UniversityB.A., History & Religious Studies2014