Tim Volkheimer

Partner Capital Markets
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Tim Volkheimer is a capital markets partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. He has experience in leverage finance and capital markets transactions and mergers and acquisitions.

Tim has acted on deals involving many of the major private equity sponsors and credit funds active in Europe including Bain Capital, Centerbridge, Lone Star and Sun Capital, advising on high yield debt offerings, registered debt and equity offerings as well as distressed financings and restructurings.

Tim has been recognised:

  • as a “Rising Star” and “Next Generation Lawyer” by The Legal 500; and
  • as a “Notable Practitioner” for Capital Markets: Debt in UK IFLR 1000.



IFR Awards, “Europe High-Yield Bond” award for Pinewood's £550m six-year bond 

Transatlantic Legal Awards, “Transatlantic Debt Capital Markets Team of the Year”

Law 360, “Capital Markets Group of the Year”

IFLR Europe, “Team of the Year, High Yield”


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2011New York


  • English
  • German


  • Columbia Law SchoolJ.D.2010
  • University College LondonLL.B.2010