Clayton Hart is a corporate transactional associate in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and joint venture formation involving energy assets and companies across the energy value chain, with an emphasis on domestic energy transactions in the upstream and midstream sectors.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas


  • South Texas College of Law HoustonJ.D.2020

    President, South Texas Oil & Gas Law Society

    President, Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, South Texas Chapter

    Chief Editor, South Texas Energy Law Newsletter

    National Champion, Pepperdine Entertainment Law National Championship

    Top Advocate, ABA National Moot Court Championship

    Varsity Competitor, South Texas Energy Law Alternative Dispute Resolution Team

    Dean's List

    Order of the Barristers

  • Belmont UniversityB.B.A., Music Business and Entertainment2016