Maggie Flores is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Maggie has diverse experience representing both public and private companies as well as private equity sponsors in connection with complex business transactions, including structuring and negotiating domestic and international mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, leveraged buyouts, carve-outs, de-SPAC transactions, capital markets offerings, and other recapitalizations, restructurings and strategic transactions. She also counsels clients on a range of general corporate and securities law matters, including periodic reporting and disclosure issues, corporate governance and fiduciary duties.
In 2022, Maggie was recognized by The Deal as one of its “Top Woman in Dealmaking” for M&A.
Speaker, “What Keeps You Up At Night? The Role of a Public Company GC Today,” The Fourth Floor, December 8, 2021
Speaker, “Dissecting the SPAC Mania Part 2: Tips for Surviving a de-SPAC Transaction,” The Fourth Floor, July 6, 2021
Speaker, “Dissecting the SPAC Mania Part 1: Navigating the Legal Landscape,” The Fourth Floor, June 22, 2021
Speaker, “Proxy Solicitations in the Age of Corporate Activism,” Understanding the Securities Laws, Practising Law Institute, 2018-2022
Recognized as a “Notable Practitioner” for Corporate and M&A and Private Equity by IFLR1000, 2021–2022
Recognized as one of the “Top Women in Dealmaking” by The Deal, 2022
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2021New York
- Indiana University Maurer School of LawJ.D.summa cum laude2011
First in Class
Order of the Coif
Scribe Award for Excellence in Legal Writing
Articles Editor, Indiana Law Journal
- Princeton UniversityA.B., English2006Certificate in Finance