Ty’Meka Reeves-Sobers is a partner in the Houston and Austin offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP working in the Environmental Transactions Practice Group.


Thought Leadership


Co-author with Aileen Hooks, “Chapter 23: Fuels,” Texas Environmental Law Treatise, 2017–2018 ed., Vols 45–46, Texas Practice Series.


2016 Baker Botts Environmental Seminar — New Water Rules and Decisions: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

2017 Baker Botts Environmental Seminar — Clean Water Act Initiatives: Expansion of Clean Water Act Jurisdiction


Recognized in The Legal 500 U.S. for Environment: Transactional, 2022–2023

Recognized as “Up and Coming” for Environment: Mainly Transactional (Texas) by Chambers USA, 2022–2023

Recognized as an “Associate to Watch” for Environment: Mainly Transactional (Texas) by Chambers USA, 2020–2021

2017 Alumna of the Year — Thurgood Marshall Legal Society

Memberships & Affiliations

Junior League

Texas Young Lawyers Association

State Bar of Texas


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015Texas


  • University of Texas at Austin School of LawJ.D.with Honors2015

    Member, Texas Law Review — Volume 93

    President, Thurgood Marshall Legal Society (Texas Law Chapter of BLSA)

    Managing Editor, Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

  • Ursuline CollegeB.A., Legal Studies2011