Tanya Jane Embers

Associate Debt Finance


Tanya Embers is a debt finance associate in the Austin office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Tanya has experience representing a diverse array of clients including private equity sponsors, public and private operating companies, and financial institutions in a broad range of debt financing transactions, including cross-border, syndicated senior, second lien and mezzanine facilities as well as recapitalization transactions, private note placements and high-yield bond issuances.



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Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2022Texas
  • 2015Massachusetts


  • Boston University School of LawJ.D.cum laude2015

    Editor-in-Chief, American Journal of Law and Medicine 

    Dean's Scholar

    Community Service Award

    President, Women's Law Association

    Founder, Critical Conversations Orientation

    Legal Writing Fellow 

  • Loyola Marymount UniversityB.A., Humanities & Philosophycum laude2009

    Phi Sigma Tau

    Presidential Scholar