Caroline Robinson is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on complex civil litigation. Prior to joining Kirkland, Caroline began her legal career as a law clerk to Judge Katherine A. Crytzer of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee. Caroline also brings substantive federal government experience. Previously, she served as Executive Secretary at the U.S. Department of Labor, leading the Office of the Executive Secretariat. Caroline also was the director of labor and employment policy at the National Association of Manufacturers and served as a Professional Staff Member on the Committee on Education and the Workforce in the U.S. House of Representatives.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2023District of Columbia
  • 2020Virginia


  • George Mason University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2020
    George Mason Law Review
  • Franklin & Marshall CollegeB.A., Governmentmagna cum laude2014
    Phi Beta Kappa