George H. Stephens is a corporate associate in the Bay Area office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. His practice is primarily focused on private equity mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Kirkland & Ellis LLP, George worked as a corporate lawyer in Sydney, Australia. His experience from Australia includes public and private mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance matters.


Memberships & Affiliations

Member, Law Society of New South Wales


Admissions & Qualifications

  • Not admitted to practice in California
  • 2021, High Court of Australia
  • 2020, New South Wales


  • Macquarie UniversityBachelor of Lawswith Honors2019
  • Macquarie UniversityB.Com., Economics2019
    Department of Economics Group Project Prize for Excellence in Current Issues in Economics