Jacob Traff is a partner in the European Private Equity Group in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. He focuses his practice on all types of corporate transactions for financial sponsors and their portfolio companies but also advises corporates on M&A transactions.
Jacob joined Kirkland in 2013 and became a partner in 2017. In 2017/2018, Jacob spent 11 months on secondment in Bain Capital’s European legal team.
Admissions & Qualifications
- 2011, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales
- BPP Business SchoolM.A., Law with Business2011
- BPP Law School, HolbornLegal Practice Course2009
- St. Chad’s College, Durham UniversityLL.B., LawHons.2008