Leon Daoud

Partner Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Leon Daoud is a partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. His practice focuses on advising sponsors, corporates, funds and financial institutions on a wide range of complex and multi-jurisdictional leveraged financing transactions. Leon also worked for an extended period in the leveraged finance team of Goldman Sachs.

Leon is recognised as a “Notable Practioner” by IFLR1000 (2022) for Banking.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • BPP Law School, LondonLegal Practice Course2007
  • King's College LondonLL.M. (Corporate and Commercial Law)2006
  • Queen Mary University of LondonLL.B., Law2005