He’s got a really good client manner, very proactive, very pragmatic and really knows his stuff.” - General Counsel (client), 2022

Hamesh is a corporate partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. He advises private equity funds and other financial sponsor clients on all types of cross border M&A matters, including public and private acquisitions and disposals, buy and sell-side auction processes, initial public offerings, minority investments, carve-outs, shareholder and co-investment matters and management equity plans.

Hamesh has regularly advised on transactions for numerous sponsors and financial institutions, including Silver Lake, GIC, BC Partners, KKR and Apax.

External Recognition

  • MergerLinks: Recognised as a “Rising Star” on UK Private Equity Transactions (2023)



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • University of Law, LondonLegal Practice Course2014
  • Downing College, University of CambridgeB.A. (Hons), Law2013