Jiri Peterka is a corporate partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP with a focus on private equity.

He has experience with various types of public and private corporate transactions for financial sponsors, their portfolio companies as well as corporates, including cross-border buy-outs and exits, public M&A, carve-outs, growth and preferred equity investments, co-investment and equity arrangements and management incentive plans. In 2016, Jiri spent 6 months on secondment in Hong Kong.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2016, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • English
  • Czech


  • Charles UniversityMasters of Law2015
  • BPP University, LondonLegal Practice Course2014
  • BPP University, LondonGraduate Diploma in Law2013
  • University of OxfordB.A., Philosophy, Politics and Economics2012