Michael Ramsey is a partner in the Investment Funds Practice Group of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Michael focuses his practice on advising investment firms and private equity sponsors on all aspects of their business including the formation, marketing and management of investment products, the launching of new business lines, GP stakes transactions, GP-led secondaries and other strategic investments and transactions, as well as operational, legal and regulatory issues. Michael has worked with some of the largest, most diversified and prominent private fund sponsors, as well as middle-market firms, and has assisted clients with the negotiation of complicated separate account arrangements with prominent institutional investors.

Representative Clients

Altaris, ATL Partners, Blue Owl Capital, Cerberus Capital Management, Greenbriar Equity, Landmark Partners, Sentinel Capital Partners, Two Sigma and Warburg Pincus.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017New York


  • New York University School of LawJ.D.2017

    Articles Editor, NYU Journal of Legislation and Public Policy

  • Rowan UniversityB.A., Philosophy and Religion Studieswith Distinction2013