Weston Boone Kowert

Associate Debt Finance


Weston Kowert is a corporate associate in the Houston office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Weston advises private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies and other public and private borrowers in commercial lending, direct lending, and other financial transactions, including complex acquisitions, leveraged financings, and sustainable finance matters. Weston's experience includes syndicated loans, high-yield bond offerings, reserve-based facilities, asset-based facilities, distressed debt, mezzanine facilities, and direct lending.


Thought Leadership


“The Foreseeability of Human–Artificial Intelligence Interactions,” Texas Law Review; Austin Vol. 96, Iss. 1,  (2017): 181–204.


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas


  • University of Texas at Austin School of LawJ.D.with High Honors2018

    Order of the Coif


    Research Assistant to Professor Jay L. Westbrook

    Dean's Fellow, Executive Director of the Texas Law Review Association

    Administrative Editor, Texas Law Review

  • Texas A&M UniversityB.S., Biology2014