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 single- and multi-asset continuation vehicle transactions. Eric also has experience with other forms of private fund secondaries, including limited partner tender offers and traditional portfolio sales, 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.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Eric was an associate in the New York office of another international law firm, where he predominantly represented 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