Meredith Levy is a tax partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Meredith has significant experience advising clients on the tax aspects of forming and investing in private funds, including private equity funds, credit and debt funds, real estate funds, and hedge funds, as well as registered funds, including funds taxed as regulated investment companies. In addition, Meredith advises clients on tax issues related to GP stakes transactions, GP-led secondaries, and other strategic investments and transactions. Meredith also represents clients on a variety of other federal income tax matters, including related to mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures.


Thought Leadership


Co-Author, “Excess Share Provisions as Takeover Defenses,” REIT WRAP, March 2015

Memberships & Affiliations

New York State Bar Association


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2009New York


  • Duke University School of LawJ.D.cum laude2008
  • Duke UniversityB.A., Public Policy & Psychology2005