Sean Malone is an investment funds partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He focuses his practice on advising private equity sponsors on the formation, marketing and management of investment products. He has counseled private fund sponsors on legal, compliance and governance matters, internal economic arrangements, spin-outs and separately managed accounts. Additionally, he has advised private equity sponsors on minority investment transactions, joint ventures, liquidity events and seeding arrangements.

Representative Clients

Altaris Capital Partners, Avista Capital Partners, Bernhard Capital, GTCR, L Catterton, MidOcean Partners, Northlane Capital Partners, Summit Partners, Two Sigma Impact, Two Sigma Investments, Vista Equity Partners, Warburg Pincus



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2012New York


  • University of Georgia School of LawJ.D.cum laude2011
    Moot Court Executive Board, 2009–2011
  • Villanova UniversityB.A., Human Services2008