Evan Merritt is an investment funds associate in the Dallas office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Evan's practice focuses on representing private equity sponsors in the structuring, forming and operating of private investment funds. He also advises sponsors on a variety of secondary transactions and fund-related aspects of M&A transactions, including co-investment arrangements.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas


  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of LawJ.D.summa cum laude

    Order of the Coif

    Articles Editor, International Law Review Association

  • United States Military Academy, West PointB.S.