Danielle (“Dani”) Weinberg Dixon is a corporate associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Dani’s practice focuses on the formation, structuring and operation of various funds and their management companies. In addition to fund formation matters, Dani has worked on a variety of corporate matters, including general corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions.


Thought Leadership


3 Questions to Ask When Drafting Any Contract, Co-author, Corporate Counsel, September 2015

Memberships & Affiliations

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Next Generation Associate Board, Member

HFS Chicago Scholars, Mentor


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016Illinois


  • University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D.2016

    Michigan Business & Entrepreneurial Law Review, Notes Editor

    University of Michigan Law School Transactional Lab, Student Attorney

    University of Michigan Law School Civil Mediation Clinic, ICLE trained Mediator

    University of Michigan Law School Tour Guide and First Year Information Leader

    2013 Michigan Access Program (MAP), 2013 Cohort Member

    University of Michigan Law School Center on Finance, Law and Policy, Research Assistant

  • University of MichiganB.A., Biopsychology, Cognition and Neuroscience & Political Sciencewith Distinction2012

    University Honors Designation

    National Society of Collegiate Scholars

    William J. Branstrom Freshman Prize