Adrian Maguire

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Adrian is one of the strongest lawyers I have worked with. Very thoughtful, commercial and pressure-tested.” - Chambers UK, 2023

Adrian is a corporate partner in Kirkland’s London office. He focuses on advising financial investor clients on all aspects of their investments, from initial acquisition, through to ultimate exit, whether by way of a sale or IPO.

Adrian has been recognised in Band 1 of Chambers UK (2023) for “the superlative standard of his private equity practice”, as a “Hall of Fame” lawyer in The Legal 500 UK (2023) and as a “Market Leader” for M&A and Private Equity by IFLR1000 UK (2022).



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 1998, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • French


  • Durham UniversityLL.B.1995