Eric N. Fischer is a private funds partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Eric's practice focuses on advising sponsors and investors in connection with private fund secondaries, including portfolio sales, structured secondaries, stapled secondaries, and fund recapitalizations, as well as other transactions relating to private funds and alternative asset managers, such as management spin-outs and investments in alternative asset management firms. Eric also has extensive experience representing sponsors and investors in connection with the formation of private funds and managed accounts across asset classes and strategies.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017New York


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.cum laude2016

    Dean's List, 2013–2014 & 2015–2016

    Georgetown Law Journal

    CALI Award in Bargain, Exchange, and Liability

    CALI Award in Professional Responsibility

  • Washington University in St. LouisB.A., Jewish, Islamic, and Near Eastern Studies2013