Whitley Horning is a corporate lawyer who represents public and private companies on a range of transactional matters. She joined WilmerHale in 2023.

While attending law school, Ms. Horning worked as a legal specialist and an accountant at Ginkgo Bioworks. She is also a Certified Public Accountant, and she previously led the implementation and documentation of internal controls related to financial reporting and managed costing, inventory and procurement at a manufacturing company.


  • Education

    • JD & LLM, Boston University School of Law, 2023

    • BS, Accountancy, Economics and Political Science, University of Kentucky, 2019

      summa cum laude

      Patterson Scholar, Dean’s List

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts