Lesedi N. Mbatha

Associate Investment Funds
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Lesedi is an investment funds associate in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Her practice focuses on advising global sponsors in relation to all aspects of the structuring, formation and operation of private funds, including credit funds, buyout funds, venture funds, funds-of-one and special situations funds.

Lesedi also has experience across a broad array of corporate transactions involving private equity sponsors, including mergers and acquisitions and securities offerings.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018New York


  • Harvard Law SchoolJ.D.2017
  • London School of Economics and Political ScienceM.Sc., Human Rights2014
  • Barnard CollegeB.S. Political Science & Human Rights2012