Jonathan Tadd

Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Jonathan is an investment funds partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Jonathan represents sponsors and investors in relation to the structuring, formation and operation of private funds with a focus on real estate funds, club arrangements and joint ventures. He has a broad range of experience across asset classes advising on blind-pool and open-ended structures, co-investment and carried interest arrangements and other private equity transactions such as restructurings, managed accounts, management team spin-outs, first time funds and liquidity solutions.

Jonathan has represented, among others, Ares Management, Ascendent Capital, BauMont Real Estate, BGH Capital, Changi Airports International, Edelweiss, Genesis Capital, GIC, GLP, Hillhouse Capital Management, HOPU Investment Management, LaSalle Investment Management, Montagu Private Equity, Principal Real Estate Investors, Realterm and SMG Eastern.

Jonathan is recognised as a leading lawyer in The Legal 500, IFLR 1000 and Who’s Who Legal - The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers for Private Funds.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2008, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • Nottingham Law SchoolLegal Practice Post-Graduate Professional Diploma2005
  • Warwick UniversityLL.B.2004