Consumer & Retail Transactions


Our Firm provides companies in the consumer goods and services sectors, and consumer investors with the guidance they need to navigate transactions and capital-raising activities in this competitive and ever-evolving market. From cutting-edge wellbeing companies to luxury apparel brands to food and beverage products, the industry’s most sophisticated players look to Kirkland attorneys for counsel throughout the entire brand lifecycle from early-stage financings, growth equity investments, fund-formations and buyouts to liquidity events, IPOs and bond offerings. Our deep industry knowledge and extensive experience across the spectrum of consumer verticals, provide our attorneys with a unique view – and unmatched advantage – to conquer the most challenging legal issues in the consumer space.

#1 by deal count for Global Consumer M&A with over 320 deals

Bloomberg, YE 2022

Law Firm of the Year – Consumer, Retail, Food & Beverage

The Deal Awards, 2022

$59B - aggregate deal value for Global Consumer M&A, including approx. 20 $1B+ transactions

Bloomberg, YE 2022