Sarah Stasny is a partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Sarah’s practice focuses on private equity sponsors and portfolio companies in connection with acquisitions and investments, divestitures, joint ventures, financings, restructurings and other corporate matters. Her clients include many of the leading private equity funds as well as pension plans and hedge funds in connection with their private equity investments.



Recognized for Private Equity: Buyouts [Nationwide], Chambers USA, 2017–2018

Recognized for Private Equity: Buyouts, Chambers Global, 2016–2018

Named to “40 Under 40” List, M&A Advisor, 2015

Named a “Texas Rising Star” for M&A, Texas Super Lawyers, 2012


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010New York
  • 2004Texas


  • The University of Texas at Austin School of LawJ.D.2004
  • The University of Texas at AustinB.A.2001