Shreyas Jhaveri is an investment funds attorney in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on the formation, operation and regulatory compliance of private equity funds and other investment vehicles. He also advises institutional investors and represents purchasers and fund sponsors in connection with secondary transactions.

Shreyas has extensive experience advising managers of credit platforms on a wide-range of issues. Shreyas’s experience includes the formation of closed-end and open-end direct lending, mezzanine, special situations, opportunistic and distressed funds as well as separate account structures for a variety of U.S. and non-U.S institutional investors.

In addition to his experience as a fund-formation attorney, Shreyas has also worked as a tax attorney advising private fund sponsors on structuring funds and their investments. He has also worked as fund-formation and tax attorney in Mumbai, India.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2013New York
  • 2008Maharashtra & Goa, India


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Gujarati


  • New York University School of LawLL.M., International Taxation2012
  • Government Law CollegeB.L.S.; LL.B2008