Adam Garmezy is a corporate partner in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on strategic and financial transactions for public and private companies and private equity sponsors, including mergers, acquisitions and dispositions, private equity transactions, capital raises and joint ventures.

Before joining Kirkland, Adam was a corporate associate in the New York office of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP.


Thought Leadership


Balancing Hydraulic Fracturing’s Environmental and Economic Impacts, 23 DUKE ENVTL. L. & POL’Y F. 405 (2013)

Memberships & Affiliations

State Bar of Texas

New York State Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2014Texas
  • 2018New York


  • Duke University School of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2014

    Dean’s Scholar

    Duke Journal of Constitutional Law & Public Policy

    Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum

  • Amherst CollegeEconomics & Psychologymagna cum laude2011