Seth is a corporate attorney in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and a member of the Investment Funds Group. His practice spans the entire private equity lifecycle and focuses on structuring, marketing, negotiating and closing complex investment funds on a global scale for sponsors across a wide variety of strategies including extensive experience advising first-time (and spin-out) fund sponsors to navigate the unique challenges they face.

Seth routinely counsels sponsors on ordinary and extraordinary firm-wide and fund-specific economic, governance, transactional and operational matters including carry and fee plans, succession planning, product development, co-investments, secondaries, investor relations, compliance and strategic transactions. In addition, he provides fund-level advice on leveraged acquisitions, mergers, dispositions, restructurings, financings and other corporate transactions.

Representative Clients

Align Capital Partners, Arlon Group, Beach Point Capital, Energy Capital Partners, Francisco Partners, Nautic Partners, One Equity Partners, Solamere Capital, Sun Capital Partners and Windjammer Capital Investors.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011Illinois


  • Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.cum laude2011
  • Indiana University-BloomingtonB.S., Financewith High Distinction2007