Jack Fotheringham is a corporate associate in the Bay Area office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice is primarily focused on private equity mergers and acquisitions, and he also represents private equity-owned companies in strategic mergers and acquisitions as well as routine corporate and governance matters.

Prior to joining Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Jack worked as a corporate lawyer in Melbourne, Australia. His experience from Australia includes public and private mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions and corporate governance matters. Jack also worked as an investigator for the peak legal regulator in Victoria, Australia.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in California
  • 2017, Supreme Court of Victoria


  • Monash UniversityMaster of Laws2016
  • University of MelbourneB.A., Criminology2012