When you join Kirkland & Ellis as a trainee you’ll quickly be part of the team providing solutions to high profile brands as well as major private equity firms behind some of the biggest corporate transactions. Clients such as Boeing, Pfizer, Bain, Apax, Blackstone, KKR and Oaktree.
The matters you’re involved in will continue to grow our reputation for top quality corporate work, that’s been recognised by our peers as well as with industry awards.
The way we work and what we deliver has been praised by Chambers who said we provide a “terrific combination of creative problem solving, high-quality execution and exceptional attention to detail.”
Our recent awards include:
Debt Capital Markets Team of the Year
AmLaw & Legal Week Transatlantic Awards 2017
Tier One Ranking for UK Private Equity
Ranked 1st for European PE and UK M&A
LawCareers.net honoured Kirkland & Ellis International LLP as the ‘Best trainer - US Firm in the City’ during its twelfth annual Training & Recruitment Awards ceremony in London in May 2015. The awards, which recognise the best recruiters and trainers among law firms, were based on a large survey of more than 2,300 trainee and newly qualified solicitors. It was the fifth year in a row that Kirkland & Ellis were recognised at the awards and we have been nominated every year since.