Zharna Shah is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation in federal and state courts, including matters involving class actions, products liability, contract disputes, fraud, and tort.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022Illinois
  • 2016District of Columbia
  • 2016New York


  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York


  • Duke University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2015

    Editor-in-Chief, Duke Journal of Comparative and International Law

    Dean's Cup Finalist and Best Brief

    Hardt Cup Finalist

  • Yale UniversityB.A., Political Science & International Studieswith distinction2010