Dan Connelly is a corporate partner in the Boston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice is principally focused on representing private fund sponsors and public and private companies in domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures and other related transactions. Dan has robust experience across a broad spectrum of industry sectors, including Consumer Products, TMT, Diversified Industrials and Aerospace and Defense. 

Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in Massachusetts
  • New York
  • Maryland
  • Pennsylvania


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.magna cum laude

    Order of the Coif

    Articles Editor, The Georgetown Law Journal

  • St. John's CollegeB.A., Liberal Arts