Linda Myers

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Linda Myers

Linda Myers

Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Biography

Linda K. Myers is Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP and on the board of 5 other companies. She previously held the position of Chairman for The Catherine Cook School. Ms. Myers received a graduate degree from Georgetown University Law Center and an undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin.

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Number of Boards

12

Birthday

1964

Age

57

Number of Awards

7

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Former Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Kirkland & Ellis LLP provides legal services. The company counsels clients in complex litigation, corporate and tax, intellectual property and restructuring matters. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Education
Class of 1993

Birmingham-Southern College is a four-year, private liberal arts institution founded in 1856 and affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Birmingham-Southern College is the result of a merger of Southern University, founded in Greensboro, Alabama, in 1856, with Birmingham College, opened in 1898 in Birmingham, Alabama. These two institutions were consolidated on May 30, 1918, under the name of Birmingham-Southern College. The campus is situated on 192 wooded acres three miles west of downtown Birmingham. The College has 45 academic, residential, administrative, and athletics buildings/facilities. New facilities since 1998 include a 100,000 square-foot science center, a renovated humanities center, an admission welcome center, two residence halls featuring suite-style accommodations for 167 students, student center, fitness center, football complex, new Fraternity Row, and an urban environmental park/lake.

Class of 1991

Hampden-Sydney College is a private liberal arts college for men. Forbes Magazine, US News and World Report, and The Princeton Review have all included Hampden-Sydney among the best private colleges in America. In continuous operation since November 10, 1775 (Patrick Henry and James Madison were among its first Trustees), Hampden-Sydney is the tenth oldest institution of higher learning in the United States, holds the oldest (1783) private charter in the South and is the oldest of the country's few remaining colleges for men. For more than 200 years, Hampden-Sydney has carried out its mission to "form good men and good citizens in an atmosphere of sound learning." The plaque on our front gate says it all: "Come here as youths so that you may leave as men." HUC VENITE IUVENES UT EXEATIS VIRI. Hampden Sydney graduates thoughtful, honorable men who are prepared to serve society on a regional, national, and global level. - See more at: http://www.hsc.edu/About-Hampden-Sydney.html#sthash.qcioCbi1.dpuf

J.D., Dean's List
Class of 1989

Georgetown University Law Center is the law school of Georgetown University, located in Washington, D.C. Established in 1870, the Law Center offers J.D., LL.M., and S.J.D. degrees in law.[5] As the second largest law school in the United States, Georgetown Law often touts the advantages of its wide range of program offerings and proximity to federal agencies and courts, including the Supreme Court

B.A., Dean's List
Class of 1986

The University of Wisconsin–Madison has long been recognized as one of America's great universities. A public, land-grant institution, UW–Madison offers a complete spectrum of liberal arts studies, professional programs and student activities. Spanning 936 acres along the southern shore of Lake Mendota, the campus is located in the city of Madison.

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Current

American Bar Association provides legal services. It provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, legal information and other services to assist legal professionals. The firm has members which include judges, court administrators, law professors, and non-practicing attorneys. The company was founded on August 21, 1878 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Current

The New York State Bar Association (NYSBA) is a voluntary bar association for the state of New York. NYSBA was founded in 1877 with the stated goal to cultivate the science of jurisprudence; to promote reform in the law; to facilitate the administration of justice, and to elevate the standards of integrity, honor, professional skill, and courtesy in the legal profession. Its first President was David B. Hill. Among the reforms in the legislation signed into law creating the association was the removal of the restrictions on the admission of women to the practice of law. In 1896, NYSBA proposed the first global means for settling disputes among nations, what is now called the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague.

Fellow
Current

TO EXPAND KNOWLEDGE AND ADVANCE JUSTICE THROUGH INNOVATIVE, INTERDISCIPLINARY, AND RIGOROUS EMPIRICAL RESEARCH ON THE LAW.

Career History
Partner
1994 - Current

Kirkland & Ellis LLP provides legal services. The company counsels clients in complex litigation, corporate and tax, intellectual property and restructuring matters. The company was founded in 1909 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Vice President Membership Co-Chair
Prior

THE FRIENDS OF PRENTICE IS A SUPPORT GROUP OF THE PRENTICE WOMEN'S HOSPITAL AND MATERNITY CENTER.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1,001 - $5,000
2019

William J. Clinton Foundation works to alleviate poverty, improve global health, strengthen economies, and protects the environment, by fostering partnerships among governments, businesses, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and private citizens. The foundation focuses on worldwide issues that demand urgent action, solutions, and measurable results - global climate change, HIV/AIDS in the developing world, childhood obesity & economic opportunity in the United States, and economic development in Africa and Latin America.

$10K - $25K
2018

City Year is an American education nonprofit organization founded in 1988 dedicated to helping students and schools succeed. The organization partners with public schools in 29 high-need communities across the US and through international affiliates in the UK and Johannesburg, South Africa. City Year teams are made up of 18 to 24 year olds, who provide student, classroom, and whole school support, intended to help students stay in school and on track to graduate high school. City Year is a member of the AmeriCorps national service network, and is supported by the Corporation for National and Community Service, school district partnerships, and private philanthropy from corporations, foundations and individuals.

$1,000 - $2,499
2018

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. engages in the research, clinical initiatives, patient services, and advocacy for pancreatic cancer. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Manhattan Beach, CA.

Political Donations
$2,700
2016

Former Senator from New York

$1,000
2015

Minority Leader at Office of the Senate Minority Leader, Charles Schumer

$2,500
2014

DNC Service Corp. operates a political party. It is an organization which raises fund for the Democratic Party which has been a part of the U.S. political landscape. The company plans the presidential nominating convention, promotes candidates from the local to the national level and sets the party platform. DNC Service was founded in 1848 and is located in Washington, DC.

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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company purchases Celgene Corp.

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Bain Capital Private Equity LP, Bain Capital Holdings LP purchase Varsity Brands LLC from Charlesbank Capital Partners LLC, Ares Management Corp (Private Equity), Partners Group (Private Equity)

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Bain Capital LP, Bain Capital Private Equity LP purchase Epic Health Services, Inc. from Webster Equity Partners, LLC

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Awards & Honors
2017
Crain's Chicago Business Magazine - Who’s Who in Chicago Business
2016
Crain's Chicago Business Magazine - Who’s Who in Chicago Business
Admitted to the New York Bar
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Linda Myers is affiliated with Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Friends of Prentice

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