Amelia Runyan Davis is a corporate partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on advising private equity funds and their portfolio companies on structuring and negotiating complex business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures of public and private companies, corporate restructurings and equity financings, as well as general corporate governance matters.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014Illinois


  • University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.with Honors2014
    John M. Olin Fellowship in Law & Economics
  • The University of Chicago Booth School of BusinessM.B.A., Managerial and Organizational Behaviorwith Honors2014

    1898 Scholar

    Irwin J. Biederman Award for Demonstrated Leadership

    Second Year Merit Award for Academic Excellence

  • Princeton UniversityA.B., Economicsmagna cum laude2007