Martha Todd is a mergers & acquisitions and private equity partner in the Austin office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Martha's practice focuses on representing public and private companies, private equity firms, and strategic investors in connection with mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, divestitures, strategic transactions, and investments. She also represents clients in connection with general corporate governance matters, securities offerings and securities regulations compliance and has served as outside general counsel to companies and their management. Martha has advised clients across a broad range of sectors and industry, including technology, finance and banking, energy, hospitality and entertainment, healthcare, manufacturing, real estate and consumer products.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2018Texas
  • 2014California


  • University of Texas at Austin School of LawJ.D.with High Honors2013

    Chancellor's Society

    Order of the Coif

    Texas Law Review

  • Columbia UniversityB.A., East Asian Languages and Cultures & English Literaturecum laude2007
    Departmental Honors