Adam Ott is a corporate associate in the Salt Lake City office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on advising boards, management teams, funds and financial sponsors in connection with domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and other private equity transactions, capital markets transactions, including spinoffs and other forms of securities offerings, and general corporate governance and securities law matters. He has advised and closed deals for a broad range of public and private companies and financial sponsors in the United States and abroad in a variety of industries, including technology, health care, pharmaceuticals, retail, transportation, industrials and financial institutions.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2019, Utah
  • 2018, Missouri (inactive)


  • United States District Court for the District of Utah


  • English
  • German


  • Brigham Young University, J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolJ.D.2018

    Phi Delta Phi

    J. Reuben Clark Public Interest Service Award

  • Brigham Young UniversityB.A.2015