Nichole Lopez-Tackett is a corporate partner in in the Los Angeles office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Nichole’s practice focuses on the representation of corporate borrowers, private equity sponsors, investment funds and lending institutions with respect to complex financing transactions, including syndicated/non-syndicated, secured/unsecured, multi-jurisdictional and leveraged buyout financing transactions, as well as, liability management transactions, recapitalizations, restructurings and other special situation transactions.


Memberships & Affiliations

The Chicago Bar Association

The Chicago Counsel on Global Affairs


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2012Illinois
  • 2015California


  • DePaul University College of LawJ.D.magna cum laude2012

    Order of the Coif

    Editor of Articles, Notes and Comments, DePaul Law Review, Vol. 61, 2011–2012

    Recipient of Certificate in Business Law

  • Loyola University ChicagoB.B.A., Financecum laude2007