James Dickson is a corporate partner in Kirkland’s New York office. His practice focuses on debt financing transactions representing private equity sponsors and public and private companies in connection with the negotiation, structuring and documentation of complex acquisition and leveraged financings, cross-border transactions, liability management transactions, recapitalizations, restructurings, and other special situation transactions.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020New York
  • 2013Illinois


  • University of Minnesota Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude2013

    Order of the Coif

    President of Federalist Society Student Chapter

  • Worcester Polytechnic InstituteB.S., Managementwith High Distinction2010