Rachel O’Brien is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Rachel's practice focuses on the formation, marketing, management and regulatory compliance of private equity funds, funds-of-funds and other investment vehicles, as well as the operational, legal and regulatory issues faced by their sponsors.


Memberships & Affiliations

Solicitors Regulation Authority


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Admitted only in California and as a Solicitor of England and Wales and practice is supervised by principals of the Firm


  • English
  • French


  • The University of Law, London MoorgateLPCCommendation2013
  • Nottingham Law School, Nottingham Trent UniversityGDLCommendation2011
  • The American University of ParisB.A., International & Comparative Politicscum laude2008