Chris Odell is a tax partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on the tax aspects of planning and structuring business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions and joint ventures, as well as investment fund formation and structuring.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014Illinois


  • Boston University School of LawLL.M., Taxation2014

    Graduate Tax Program

    Academic Achievement Award

  • Boston University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2013

    Paul J. Liacos Distinguished Scholar

    Edward F. Hennessey Distinguished Scholar

    Dean's Award in Taxation of Corporations and Shareholders

  • University of MarylandB.A., Government and Politics & Economicscum laude2010