Jordan Young is a litigation associate in the Washington, D.C., office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on government and congressional investigations, as well as commercial litigation. She has experience with matters involving several federal agencies, including the Department of Justice, the Department of Commerce, the Department of Treasury and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Jordan also maintains an active pro bono practice, including working with clients on asylum and military benefits matters.

Jordan received her J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law and received her M.B.A. from the University of North Texas. She is licensed to practice in Washington, D.C., and Illinois.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2023District of Columbia
  • 2022Illinois


  • University of Texas at Austin School of LawJ.D.2022

    Staff Editor, Texas Journal of Oil, Gas and Energy Law

    Dean's Achievement Award for Transactions Course

    Study abroad student at the University of Lucerne

  • University of North TexasM.B.A.2022
  • University of MissouriB.J., Strategic Communications; B.A., Political Sciencesumma cum laude2019