David Rosenberg is a partner in the Real Estate Group in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He has extensive experience advising clients in commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures, preferred equity and all types of real estate-based debt financings. He counsels private equity firms, public companies, public and private REITs, sponsors and operators.

David was recognized in the 2021–2022 editions of Chambers USA with clients noting “he is smart, practical, reasonable and easy to work with” and “he is brilliant, a great lawyer and an absolute pleasure to work with.” He was also selected by Law360 as a “Rising Star” for 2015 in its list of top attorneys under 40.



Recognized in Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business, 2021–2022

Recognized as a "Rising Star," Law360, 2015


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2005Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2005
  • Emory UniversityB.B.A.2002