N. Cameron Leishman is an associate in the Austin office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice is principally focused on representing private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in complex business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, leveraged buyouts, debt and equity restructurings and minority equity investments.


Thought Leadership


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in Texas
  • 2018, California
  • 2017, New York
  • 2017, Utah


  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolJ.D.summa cum laude2016

    Order of the Coif

    Managing Editor, BYU Law Review

  • University of UtahB.S., Accountingsumma cum laude2013

    Mortar Board Honor Society

    Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society

    Robbin D. Clare and First Security Bank Scholar