Ian Ferreira

Partner Tax
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Ian is very smart and very commercial; he explains difficult concepts very simply and gets the goal of the transaction. He is exceptionally pragmatic and commercial.” - Chambers UK, 2024

Ian Ferreira is a tax partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP.

Ian advises on a wide range of UK and international tax matters; in particular, private fund structuring, real estate fund structuring, cross-border corporate and private equity M&A, and complex cross-border restructurings.

Ian is ranked as 'Up and Coming' by Chambers Global (2022–2024) and Chambers UK (2024) for being “a brilliant mind” as well as “exceptionally pragmatic and commercial.” Ian was also recommended for Corporate Tax in The Legal 500 UK (2024).



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • French
  • German
  • English


  • Nottingham Law SchoolLegal Practice Course

    with Distinction

  • Nottingham Law SchoolGraduate Diploma in Lawwith Distinction2005
  • University of OxfordB.A., Modern LanguagesHons.2004