Jayk Kooper is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He primarily focuses on representing private equity sponsors and private companies in complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, carve-out transactions, divestitures, joint ventures and corporate restructurings. Jayk has broad experience counseling clients in a variety of industries, including healthcare, technology, environmental and waste services, manufacturing, insurance, restaurants, and food and beverage.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2013New York


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2012

    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar

    Editorial Staff, Columbia Journal of Law and the Arts

  • Brown UniversityA.M., Philosophy2009
  • Brown UniversityA.B., Philosophy2008