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Company Overview of Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Company Overview

Kirkland & Ellis LLP provides legal advisory services to oil and gas, health care, real estate, chemicals, food products, financial services, insurance, and media industries. The firm’s practice areas include corporate finance, bankruptcy, intellectual property, interdisciplinary, litigation, tax and planning, restructuring, distressed asset sale, and Initial Public Offering (IPO). Its clientele includes 3M, Abbott Laboratories, AES Corporation, Bank of America, Bain capital, Bellsouth, Conseco, Dow Chemical, Exide, General Motors, McDonald’s, and Motorola. Kirkland & Ellis LLP was founded in 1908 and is based in Chicago, Illinois with additional offices in London, United Kingdom; Washington...

300 North LaSalle

Chicago, IL 60654

United States

Founded in 1908





Key Executives for Kirkland & Ellis LLP

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Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP Key Developments

Kirkland & Ellis Appoints Doug Bacon as Corporate Partner

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer New York partner Doug Bacon has joined Kirkland & Ellis in Houston. Bacon joins the company as a corporate partner and has previously advised many of the US firm's chief clients including KKR, TPG, Apax Partners and MSD Capital. The move sees Bacon return to his hometown of Houston, after spending most of his working life in New York.

Kirkland & Ellis LLP Presents at 22nd Annual ABS East Conference, Sep-18-2016 through Sep-20-2016

Kirkland & Ellis LLP Presents at 22nd Annual ABS East Conference, Sep-18-2016 through Sep-20-2016. Venue: Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33140, United States. Presentation Date & Speakers: Sep-18-2016, Matthew Hays, Partner. Sep-19-2016, Jeffrey S. O'Connor, Partner.

Cobalt International Energy, Inc. Retains Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Lazard Ltd, as Financial Advisors and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and Kirkland & Ellis LLP, as Legal Advisors

Cobalt International Energy Inc. announced that it has retained Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Lazard Ltd, as financial advisors, and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and Kirkland & Ellis LLP, as legal advisors, to assist the Company in analyzing and evaluating potential strategic alternatives and initiatives to improve liquidity, including the company's previously announced plans to sell its Angolan assets.

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