Jose Barragan-Monge is a debt finance associate in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Jose focuses his practice on the representation of private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in complex debt financing transactions including secured and unsecured financings, restructurings, and DIP and exit financing. Jose has extensive experience representing borrowers in domestic and cross-border transactions, including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, and leveraged buyouts.


Memberships & Affiliations

Hispanic National Bar Association

National LGBT Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020California


  • Spanish


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of LawJ.D.Pro Bono Honors2019
  • Arizona State UniversityB.S., Sociology; B.A., Family and Human Developmentmagna cum laude2012