Ahmed Sidik is a corporate partner in the Austin and Houston offices of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on complex corporate transactions, including carve-out transactions, mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, recapitalizations, joint ventures, commercial arrangements and related general corporate counseling. Ahmed’s experience covers a variety of sectors, such as chemicals, energy (including power generation and renewables), infrastructure and technology. Prior to law school, Ahmed worked for an oil field equipment supply company, where he was involved in projects with clients primarily from Southeast Asia.


Thought Leadership


Key Fiduciary Duty Issues in Specific M&A Scenarios, Mergers & Acquisitions / Acquisitions & Disposals Conference, Institute For Energy Law, Houston, Texas

Memberships & Affiliations

American Bar Association

Association of International Petroleum Negotiators

Houston Bar Association - Oil, Gas & Mineral Law Section

State Bar of Texas


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Texas


  • French


  • South Texas College of Law HoustonJ.D.summa cum laude


    Assistant Articles Editor, Law Review

  • University of Texas at AustinB.B.A., Finance & Accountingwith Highest Honors

    First in Class

    Financial Analyst Program, REIT Fund