Jacob Clark is a partner in the Real Estate Group of Kirkland’s New York office. Jacob represents sponsors, investors, government agencies, public companies, private equity funds, portfolio companies, sovereign wealth funds and pension funds in all forms of commercial real estate investment, disposition, development, operation and financing.

Primarily, Jacob counsels clients on the Real Estate aspects of Kirkland’s Private Equity, M&A, Debt Finance, Energy, Infrastructure and Restructuring transactions. Jacob’s experience spans industries and asset classes including office, retail, industrial, logistics, data center, multifamily, gaming and hospitality, media and broadcasting, entertainment and recreation.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017New York


  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Spanish


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.cum laude2016

    Senior Editor, Georgetown Journal on International Law

    Barristers’ Council Alternative Dispute Resolution

  • Georgetown UniversityB.S.F.S., International Political Economysumma cum laude2013

    Certificate in International Business Diplomacy

    Phi Beta Kappa

    London School of Economics and Political Science, General Course, 2011–2012

    Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Study Abroad, 2011

    Georgetown University Student Investment Fund