Adam D. Phillips is a partner in Kirkland’s corporate transactional group and manages the Corporate practice in the Firm’s Bay Area office.
Adam’s practice is focused on acquisitions and investments for a number of the leading technology-focused buyout and growth equity funds in Silicon Valley and representations of their portfolio companies in a variety of corporate and securities matters.
In addition to his tenure at Kirkland, Adam spent 13 years in the corporate sector as both an in-house counsel and a senior M&A executive for private and public companies. He further serves as an adjunct professor at the Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, where he teaches private equity transactions.
Adjunct Professor, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law — San Francisco Immersion Program, Private Equity Transactions
Admissions & Qualifications
- 1988, Illinois (retired)
- 2008, California
- Northwestern Pritzker School of LawJ.D.1988
- Emory UniversityB.S., Economicswith Honors1985