Syed is a corporate associate in the Chicago office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Syed's practice focuses on the formation, structuring and operation of various funds and their management companies. In addition to fund formation matters, Syed has experience in buy and sell-side mergers and acquisitions.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Illinois


  • English
  • Urdu
  • Hindi


  • University of Wisconsin Law SchoolJ.D.2018

    Dean's Academic Achievement Award

    Dean's Honor List

    Outstanding 3L Legal Educational Opportunities (LEO) Award

    Senior Note & Comment Editor, Wisconsin International Law Journal

    Member and Coach, Wisconsin Moot Court Board

    Oralist and Brief Writer, Irving R. Kaufman Memorial Securities Law Competition

  • University of Wisconsin-MadisonForeign Language Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship2016–2017
  • University of Illinois at ChicagoB.A.2014