Sumana Setty is an associate in the Investment Funds Group of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. She represents leading domestic and international financial sponsors in the formation, structuring and management of private investment funds. She also advises sponsors on internal economic arrangements, co-investments, joint ventures, legal and regulatory issues, and internal firm management matters.

Prior to joining Kirkland, Sumana served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Ruton Capital LLC, an investment adviser registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law & University of ChicagoJ.D.2002
  • Boston University Questrom School of BusinessM.B.A.1999
  • University of MichiganB.A., Economics & Political Science1996