Jacob Rae is a litigation partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice covers a broad range of matters including complex commercial and class action litigation related to securities, mergers and acquisitions, shareholder derivative, antitrust, contract and employment disputes.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017New York


  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • New York University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2016

    Order of the Coif

    Florence Allen Scholar

    Articles Editor, New York University Law Review

  • Carleton CollegeB.S./B.A., Mathematics & English Literaturemagna cum laude2007