Cyril Jones is a corporate partner in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on complex transactions including mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and private equity, with a particular focus on the energy sector. He has counseled private equity investors, their portfolio companies, and other public and private companies in connection with mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and offerings of equity and debt securities.


Thought Leadership


"Profiting from the Oil Decline: A Financial and Legal Analysis of Opportunities in Today’s Energy Market," May 2015


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011Texas


  • English


  • University of Houston Law CenterJ.D.2010
    Managing Editor, Houston Journal of International Law
  • University of Houston, Bauer College of BusinessM.B.A.2010
  • The University of Texas at AustinB.A., Plan II Honors/History2007