Mallory McKenzie is an employment and labor associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Mallory primarily practices transactional employment and labor law by assisting clients on national and international corporate transactions, counseling clients on post-acquisition and restructuring-related issues, and negotiating and drafting complex employment-related agreements. Mallory also counsels clients on the enforceability of restrictive covenants, union matters, employment-related policies, and other labor and employment issues. Mallory's approach to counseling and transactional matters is enhanced by her robust experience litigating labor and employment-related issues in U.S. federal courts, arbitrations, and before regulatory bodies.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020District of Columbia
  • 2018Virginia


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2018
    Northwestern University Law Review
  • University of VirginiaB.A., Foreign Affairs

    with Honors


    Echols Scholar