Kazik F. Michalski

Partner Debt Finance
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Kazik F. Michalski is a partner in the debt finance practice at Kirkland & Ellis International LLP in London. He represents top-tier private equity sponsors in connection with complex domestic and cross-border credit transactions involving real estate investments and developments throughout Europe.

External Recognition

  • The Legal 500 UK – Property Finance: Testimonials: “Kirkland & Ellis has a great real estate finance team.” “This practice is differentiated by the breadth and depth of the experience of the team, particularly Jonathan Birks and Kazik Michalski. “They have great commercial judgement and know how to get deals done. Jonathan Birks and Kazik Michalski are both fantastic. Extremely responsive, technically sound, and very commercial. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend them to anyone.” (2021)
  • IFLR1000 – Recognised as a notable practitioner in Banking (Real Estate Sector) (2021)
  • The Legal 500 UK  – Property Finance: clients describe him as “talented” (2019)



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • College of Law, LondonLL.B.; Legal Practice CourseDistinction2008
  • College of Law, LondonGraduate Diploma in Law2007
  • University of SurreyB.Sc.First Class Honours2005