Josh Merrill is a corporate partner in the Dallas office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on representing private equity sponsors and public and private company clients in business transactions, including mergers & acquisitions, divestitures, private equity and venture capital investments and related general corporate counseling.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017Texas
  • 2016Oklahoma


  • English


  • The University of OklahomaJ.D.2014

    Dean’s Honor Roll

    Managing Editor, American Indian Law Review

    Member of the board of Advocates

    Teaching Assistant – Legal Research & Writing

    Academic Achievement Awards: Legal Research & Writing, Civil Procedure II

  • Oklahoma State UniversityB.S., Accounting2011

    President’s Honor Roll

    Member of the Oklahoma State University Football Team

    International Business Law Teaching Assistant