Jacqueline Eaves

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Jacqueline Eaves is an investment funds partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Jacqueline advises private investment funds on a range of complex business transactions in the secondary market, including traditional portfolio sales, structured secondaries and direct co-investments.

Jacqueline also has extensive experience of a broad range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and corporate advisory matters.


Thought Leadership


Increasing Fund Investment Capacity during COVID-19,” Apex Group blog, June 2020

"Current Trends in the PE Secondary Market and Key Differences Between Europe and the U.S.," Private Equity Law Report, October 22, 2019


Speaker, "What are Traditional Secondary Transactions?" Kirkland & Ellis Liquidity Solutions Academy, New York City, New York, November 6, 2019


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2013, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • BPP Law SchoolAccelerated Legal Practice CourseDistinction2010
  • BPP Law SchoolGraduate Diploma in LawCommendation2009
  • Durham UniversityB.A., English LiteratureFirst Class Honours2008