Paul Watt is a private funds associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.
Paul principally advises private equity managers in relation to the structuring and establishment of private equity, infrastructure, debt and real estate funds, secondary transactions, carried interest arrangements and co-investment plans. He also assists clients on financial services regulatory and compliance issues.
Prior to relocating to New York, Paul was an associate in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP.
Representative clients include: CVC Capital Partners, Epi-V, Greenpark Capital, LaSalle Investment Management, Lion Capital, Oaktree Capital, Partners Group, Semperian PPP Investment Partners, TDR Capital, Terra Firma and WestLB.
SJ Berwin LLP, London, UK
Trainee Solicitor (2006-2008)