Jaye Kasper is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Her practice focuses on advising private equity funds and private and public companies on complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, de-SPACs, carve-outs, leveraged buyouts, minority investments, executive compensation, incentive equity arrangements, governance and other general corporate matters. Jaye also advises private equity funds in the management of their portfolio companies, including financings, follow-on acquisitions and liquidity events.

Jaye is formerly an active member of, and now an advisor to, the Associates Committee of the Firm’s New York office.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016New York


  • English
  • Spanish
  • Hebrew


  • Georgetown University Law CenterJ.D.2015

    CALI Excellence for the Future Award

    Senior Articles Editor, Georgetown Journal of Gender and the Law

  • University of Southern CaliforniaB.S., Business Administration2011
    Dean's List