Amber Whipkey is of counsel in the Litigation Practice Group in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Amber's practice focuses on representing clients, both corporate and individual, in matters related to a broad range of enforcement investigations including those conducted by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), among others. In addition, Amber's extensive experience with large-scale litigation and e-discovery best practices enables her to help clients better prepare for and respond to discovery requests in various stages of litigation and investigations.



Recognized in E-Discovery, The Legal 500 U.S., 2022


Admissions & Qualifications

  • District of Columbia
  • New York


  • Fordham University School of LawJ.D.
  • The George Washington UniversityB.A., International Affairs