Lauren Valentor is a litigation associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and government and internal investigations, including matters involving antitrust issues (both civil/criminal enforcement and merger clearances), cross-border transactional and compliance due diligence, and congressional inquiries. Lauren maintains an active pro bono practice and provides part-time legal assistance to Service Members as a Reserve Judge Advocate in the Army.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2021Illinois


  • English
  • Spanish


  • The Judge Advocate General’s Legal Center and School (JAG)Direct Commissioned Course (Basic Officer Leadership) & Judge Advocate Officer Basic Course2021
    Commandant’s List for Academic Achievement
  • University of Chicago Law SchoolJ.D.2020

    Dean’s Certificate of Pro Bono Honors Recognition

    Student advocate for an appellant at the Court of Appeals for the Armed Forces

  • University of Wisconsin-MadisonB.S., Materials Science and Engineering