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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
609 Main Street
Houston, Tx 77002
United States
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Anna leads Kirkland’s litigation practice in Houston, and has played a leading role in recent hallmark cases shaping the energy industry. As a trial lawyer, she has significant first-chair experience in business and environmental disputes representing leading oil, gas, power and renewable companies, midstream companies and technology companies, as well as private-equity portfolio companies in a variety of industries. Anna has successfully represented both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal courts and arbitrations throughout the United States. She also regularly represents both debtors and creditors in restructuring-related litigation.


Harvard Law School, J.D., 2004, cum laude; Georgetown University, B.S., School of Foreign Service, 1998, magna cum laude; Judge Marvin J. Garbis, Federal District Court, District of Maryland

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United States > Industry focus > Energy litigation: oil and gas

Kirkland & Ellis LLP has a long history of advising clients in the energy industry and has represented large US energy companies before all major federal and state agencies including the Department of Energy, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and Securities & Exchange Commission. In addition to agency proceedings, the litigation team has in-depth experience representing clients before state and federal courts, appeals courts, international courts, and arbitration panels. Houston-based Anna Rotman heads up the practice and represents both plaintiffs and defendants in state courts, federal courts, and arbitrations. Daniel Donovan in Washington DC and Richard Godfrey in Chicago are also recommended in the practice group.