Erin Blake is a partner in the corporate group for Kirkland & Ellis LLP’s Bay Area office. Erin is a merger and acquisition partner focusing her practice on the representation of private equity funds and their portfolio companies in all aspects of their businesses, with a focus on domestic and cross-border leveraged and management buyouts, growth capital investments, divestitures, restructurings, equity financings, carve-outs and work outs and corporate governance.


Memberships & Affiliations

Kirkland & Ellis Bay Area Recruiting Committee

Kirkland & Ellis Bay Area Associates Committee

Co-Chair, Kirkland & Ellis Bay Area Women’s Leadership Initiative


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014California


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.2013
  • Pennsylvania State UniversityB.S., Finance; Economics, International Business & International Studies Minors2009