Art Ward

Partner Tax
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP


Art is a UK corporate tax partner in the London office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP.

Art advises a variety of businesses on a wide range of tax and structuring matters, with particular experience in advising fund managers on tax and structuring issues relating to their funds, from inception structuring through to the acquisitions and disposals of fund investments. Art also has significant experience in advising fund managers in relation to the tax aspects of their remuneration packages.

Art has extensive experience advising institutional investors on their primary and secondary fund investments across a range of fund types.

Art advises on all UK tax-related aspects of private equity transactions, having represented a variety of sponsors and management teams.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2015, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales
  • 2015, Admitted to the Law Society of Ireland


  • London School of Economics and Political ScienceLL.M.2010
  • University College CorkB.C.L.2009

    Editor-in-Chief, Cork Online Law Review, 6th Edition, 2007