Eric White is a litigation partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He represents clients in a variety of industries, including environmental, private equity, construction equipment, and insurance.



University of Florida Hall of Fame Inductee

Kirkland & Ellis LLP Diversity Fellow

Memberships & Affiliations

Chair, Teach For America Chicago-Northwest Indiana Auxiliary Board

Member, Chicago Committee Associate Board


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2012Illinois

Court Experience

  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2012

    Associate Editor, Northwestern University Law Review

    Senior Law Student, Children and Family Justice Center, Bluhm Legal Clinic

  • University of FloridaB.A., Political Sciencecum laude2007

    Competitor, Speech and Debate Team

    Producer, Gator Growl

    Inductee, Florida Blue Key