Pippa Bond is a capital markets partner in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She has extensive experience in corporate finance and securities, including leveraged buyouts, acquisitions and restructurings.
Pippa acts as counsel to issuers, sponsors and underwriters in registered public offerings, block trades and private placements of debt and equity securities, as well as tender offers and consent solicitations. Pippa also counsels institutional and corporate clients with respect to general compliance and governance. Her work spans a broad range of industries, with a specialized focus on retail and consumer companies, industrials, transportation, real estate and financial services.
Pippa has been recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business since 2014, with clients recently noting “Pippa Bond is excellent and she has great customer service; she will spend as much time with you as you need until you iron out the issues, and in tough negotiations she always has a positive attitude.” “I like that she presents a balanced approach and can give you a conservative read or something more aggressive.”
In 2020, the Daily Journal recognized Pippa in its annual list of the “Top Women Lawyers” in California and the Los Angeles Business Journal awarded her “Corporate Attorney of the Year” as part of their annual “Leaders in Law” series.
Los Angeles Business Journal, “Corporate Attorney of the Year,” 2021
Chambers Global: Capital Markets: Debt & Equity: Western U.S., 2020–2022
Chambers USA: Capital Markets: Debt & Equity: Western U.S., 2020
Daily Journal Top Women Lawyers, 2020 & 2017
Chambers USA: California: Capital Markets: Debt & Equity, 2014–2019
The Legal 500 U.S.: Capital Markets: Global Offerings, 2019
The Legal 500 U.S.: Capital Markets: Debt Offerings, 2013, 2015–2016, 2018–2020
The Legal 500 U.S.: Capital Markets: Equity Offerings: Advice To Issuers, 2015–2019
The Legal 500 U.S.: Capital Markets: High-Yield Debt Offerings: Advice To Issuers, 2018–2020
Acritas Star Lawyer, 2018
The Legal 500 U.S.: Capital Markets: Debt Offerings: Advice To Managers, 2016
The Legal 500 U.S.: Capital Markets: High-Yield Debt Offerings: Advice To Managers, 2012–2013, 2015
Daily Journal “Top 20 Under 40” Lawyers in California, 2012
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2000New York
- New York University School of LawJ.D.1998
- Vassar CollegeB.A.1995