Isobel Smith is a corporate associate in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, practicing in the Capital Markets Practice Group. She represents clients in a range of securities-related matters, including equity offerings, high yield debt offerings, restructurings, tender and exchange offers and acquisition financing. Her practice also includes advising clients regarding general SEC disclosure and compliance, governance and general corporate law matters.

Prior to working at Kirkland, Isobel worked in the capital markets practice of another international law firm in Sydney, Australia.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York
  • Admitted to the Supreme Court of the Australian Capital Territory, Australia
  • New South Wales, Australia


  • The Australian National UniversityJ.D.2017

    Valedictory Address, College of Law Graduation Ceremony

    Subject Prize for Lawyers, Justice & Ethics

    Ritsumeiken University, Kyoto Seminar, 2016

    Oxford University Summer Program, 2015

  • University of SydneyBachelor of Political, Economic and Social Sciences2014