Margaret Yeager is a corporate partner in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She concentrates her practice on advising private investors and family offices. Margaret helps families navigate key considerations for setting up a family office, including structure types, employee incentive programs, regulatory requirements and financial flexibility. In addition to executing family office plans, Margaret’s practice focuses on complex business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, recapitalizations, divestitures and growth equity investing for both private clients and family offices.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.2017
  • Northwestern University Kellogg School of ManagementM.B.A.2017

    Zell Fellow

  • University of Notre DameB.B.A., Finance2010