Alia Y. Heintz is a corporate partner in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP.  Her practice focuses on acquisitions, divestitures and joint venture formation in the upstream oil-and-gas sector. Alia's transactional experience also includes advising clients in connection with complex joint development projects, farmout and participation agreements to develop oil and gas properties.


Memberships & Affiliations

Houston Bar Association

Houston Young Lawyers Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016Texas


  • The University of Tulsa College of LawJ.D.with Highest Honors2016

    Order of the Curule Chair

    Martin Fellows Smith Award (Most Outstanding Student)

    Robert C. Butler, Jr. Award for Excellence in Legal Scholarship and Writing

    Editor-in-Chief, Tulsa Law Review

  • Vassar CollegeB.A., Psychology & Economics2012
    Psi Chi and Omicron Delta Epsilon Honor Societies