Duncan McKay is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Duncan’s practice focuses primarily on the representation of private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers in complex financing transactions, with a particular emphasis on leveraged buyouts, strategic debt and fund financings.


Thought Leadership


Speaker, How are our Clients Using their Fund Lines?: 2019 Kirkland Fund Finance Survey Results, Fund & Firm Finance Roundtable, New York City, New York, November 19, 2019.


Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York
  • High Court of Australia
  • Supreme Court of New South Wales, Australia


  • University of Technology SydneyLL.B.Hons I.
  • The University of SydneyDipLang, Chinese Language
  • The University of SydneyB.Com., Finance