Constantine Skarvelis is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice focuses on representing large and middle market private equity sponsors as well as public and private companies in a variety of complex domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, including leveraged buyouts, carve-outs, minority investments, joint ventures and distressed company transactions. Constantine has experience counseling clients in a variety of industries, including consumer products, healthcare, technology, software, business services, industrial, aerospace, media and telecom.

Constantine serves on several Firmwide committees, including the Firmwide Finance Committee, Associate Review Committee and Pro Bono Management Committee.


Thought Leadership


Moderator, "Panel on Middle Market," 2022 Wharton Private Equity & Venture Capital Conference, April 1, 2022

Moderator, Panel on Healthcare, Wharton Private Equity & Venture Capital Virtual Conference, April 8, 2021


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2003New York


  • Tulane University Law SchoolJ.D.2002
    Tulane Maritime Law Journal
  • Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of BusinessM.B.A., Finance2002
  • United States Merchant Marine AcademyB.S., Marine Transportation1997

Other Distinctions

Adjunct Professor, “Transactional Boot Camp”, Tulane University Law School

Adjunct Professor, “Private Equity Boot Camp”, University of Pennsylvania Law School