Mitch Athey is an associate in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice concentrates on capital markets transactions, corporate governance and securities law compliance. He regularly represents issuers or underwriters in connection with initial public offerings, high yield notes offerings, debt exchanges and tender offers, follow-on equity offerings, preferred unit offerings and “at-the-market” programs. He also has experience representing public and private companies in connection with mergers and acquisitions.


Memberships & Affiliations

Houston Bar Association

Houston Young Lawyers Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas


  • University of Chicago Law School2017
    Kirkland & Ellis Corporate Lab Clinic, Director
  • Texas A&M UniversityB.A., Political Science & Philosophymagna cum laude2013
    Phi Beta Kappa