Megan Spelman is a corporate partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Megan primarily focuses on advising private equity sponsors, private companies and public companies in a wide variety of transactions, including acquisitions, dispositions, financings, investments, restructurings and general corporate matters.



The Legal 500 United States, M&A: Large Deals ($1bn+), 2020


Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • New York University School of LawJ.D.cum laude2013

    Jacobson Leadership Program in Law and Business

    Recipient of the Ann Petluck Poses Memorial Prize for outstanding work in a clinical course

  • University of California, Los Angelescum laude

    Phi Beta Kappa

    Regents Scholar

    College Honors Program