David Weiner is a corporate partner in Kirkland’s Chicago office. He leads Knowledge Management for Kirkland’s U.S. M&A and private equity practices, with broad responsibility for know-how, training, substantive client outreach and innovation.

David regularly assists with representations of private equity sponsors and public and private company clients in complex business transactions, including leveraged buyouts, strategic mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, PIPE and growth equity investments.

David was previously the Associate General Counsel - M&A for Baxter Healthcare Corporation, in which he represented Baxter in a number of significant strategic matters.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Illinois
  • New York


  • Emory University School of LawJ.D.with Honors2006
    Notes and Comments Editor, Emory Law Journal
  • Emory University Goizueta Business SchoolM.B.A.2006
  • University of MichiganB.A., Philosophywith Honors2002