Evan Roberts is a partner in Kirkland's corporate group, where he concentrates his practice in the areas of private equity, mergers and acquisitions, corporate securities, financings and corporate governance. Evan represents buyers, sellers, and private equity funds in a variety of corporate transactions, including complex business arrangements, public and private mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, leveraged buyouts, equity investments, restructurings and recapitalizations.

Evan has structured and lead transactions in a wide variety of industries, including consumer products, energy and infrastructure, industrials and manufacturing, healthcare, technology, international franchises and financial services.

Representative clients include Brentwood Associates, Cerberus Capital Management, Clearlake Capital Group, Fortress Investment Group, Industrial Growth Partners, KKR, Knox Lane, Lovell Minnick Partners, TPG Growth, Transom Capital Partners and Vector Capital.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2012California


  • United States District Court for the Southern District of California


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of LawJ.D.2012

    Submissions Editor, Berkeley Business Law Journal

  • University of WashingtonB.A., Political Science & English2007