Kate Warner is a partner in the Firm’s Chicago office. She litigates complex commercial cases at both the trial and appellate levels in federal and state courts across the country, and she has experience in multidistrict litigation. Her cases involve a wide variety of litigation matters, including products liability, trade secrets, antitrust, breach of contract, and employment law.



Recipient, Kirkland & Ellis LLP Pro Bono Service Award (2010, 2011, 2012)

Memberships & Affiliations

Peer Health Exchange, Chicago Board

Kirkland & Ellis LLP Recruiting Committee

Illinois Bar Association

Chicago Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009Illinois


  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan


  • University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D.cum laude2009
  • Northwestern UniversityB.A., History & Legal Studiescum laude, with Departmental Honors2005