Carlos Gil Rivas

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Carlos Gil Rivas is partner in the European Private Equity Group in Kirkland’s London office who focuses upon advising financial sponsors on all aspects of their M&A acquisitions and investments.

Carlos has a broad range of experience across leveraged buy-outs, management incentive and promote arrangements, disposals and the development of buy and build platforms in particular in relation to real estate assets.

Legal Week named Carlos to its 2018 list of “Rising Stars: The Next Generation of City Private Equity Talent”.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2007, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • BPP Law School, LondonLPC; Post-Graduate Diploma In Law2005
  • University of EdinburghM.A.2003