Mac Laban is a partner in the Investment Funds Regulatory Solutions Group of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on the regulation of private investment funds and investment advisers. Mac provides regulatory advice on a wide variety of matters, including the formation, offering and operation of private equity funds, venture capital funds, real estate funds and credit funds, as well as on complex fund restructurings and adviser-led secondary transactions. Mac also regularly advises emerging managers, counseling them through initial fund launches, SEC registration and compliance, and strategy expansion. Mac also advises on financial services mergers and acquisitions, and strategic liquidity transactions for private fund sponsors.

Representative Clients

5C Investment Partners, Accel, AEA Investors, Berkshire Partners, CIVC Partners, Human Capital, J.P. Morgan, LaSalle Investment Management, Madison Dearborn Partners, Neuberger Berman, Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners, Silversmith Capital Partners, Singerman Real Estate, Transformation Capital Partners and Trinity Hunt Management



Admissions & Qualifications

  • District of Columbia


  • Loyola University Chicago School of LawJ.D.2016
  • Iowa State UniversityB.S., Community and Regional Planning2009