James Boswell

Partner Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


 James Boswell is a market leading partner with huge experience across all sub-sectors.” - The Legal 500 UK, 2024

James Boswell is a debt finance partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. He advises financial sponsors and borrowers on a wide range of complex financing transactions across the energy and infrastructure sector. He has more than 20 years of debt financing experience covering the full spectrum of financing products including acquisition financings, multi-sourced platform financings (rated and unrated), institutional loans and private placements (USPP and EUPP), capex roll-out facilities, holdco financings, equity bridge loans, portfolio financings, minority stake financings and restructurings.



Band 2: Infrastructure - Chambers & Partners UK, 2024

  • “James is very commercial, constructive and proactive.”

“Leading Individual: Infrastructure”, The Legal 500 UK, 2024

“Rising Star in Legal Services”, Financial News, 2015


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • University of CanterburyLL.B.; B.A., Philosophywith First Class Honours2001