Greg Ryckman litigates complex commercial cases at both the trial and appellate levels in federal and state courts across the country. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation including class actions, mass tort and products liability cases, antitrust litigation, and professional negligence matters. Greg is also a certified public accountant. For nearly five years before joining the firm, Greg focused on auditing matters, tax, and forensic examination.

In addition to his client work, Greg oversees the development and implementation of a variety of administrative initiatives to support Kirkland’s global litigation department.



Guest lecturer, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, Practical Issues in Business Law (2012–2016)

Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) Fellow, Northwestern Pritzker Bluhm Legal Clinic

Kirkland & Ellis Pro Bono Service Award

Memberships & Affiliations

Mentor, Big Brothers Big Sisters Workplace Mentoring Program


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021California
  • 2008Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.

    magna cum laude

    Public Service Honors
  • Albion CollegeB.S., Economics

    cum laude

    Gerstacker Institute for Business and Management