Ian Barratt

Partner Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Ian Barratt is a debt finance partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Ian's practice focuses on domestic and cross-border acquisition financing and other leveraged finance transactions.

Ian is ranked as a Band 1 leading lawyer in banking and finance by Chambers, which notes that he “continues to be regarded as one of the ‘top names’ for sponsor-side representation.” Ian is also recognised as a “Hall of Fame” leading lawyer in acquisition finance by The Legal 500.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2000, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • Oxford Institute of Legal PracticeDiploma in Legal Practicewith Distinction1998
  • University of ExeterLL.B., Law1997