Martin Voelker is of counsel in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. 

Prior to rejoining Kirkland & Ellis LLP in November 2015, Marty was Global Head of Advisory Services within the UBS Private Funds Group, a leading global placement agent, where he oversaw a team of approximately 20 professionals responsible for advising private equity firms throughout all phases of the fundraising process. During his 15 years in the fund placement business in New York and London, Marty led the execution of a wide variety of fundraising mandates, including for private equity, infrastructure, credit and special situations managers in Asia, Europe and the United States. Marty joined the UBS Private Funds Group in 2003 and was a member of the Citigroup Private Funds Group for three years prior to that.

From 1998 to 2000, Marty was a corporate associate at Kirkland & Ellis in New York.

Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • University of Pennsylvania Law SchoolJ.D.cum laude1998
  • University of PennsylvaniaB.A., Russian Studiesmagna cum laude1993