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Kirkland & Ellis International LLP
80539 MUNICH

Work Department

Private Equity/M&A


Dr. Volkmar Bruckner is a corporate partner in the Munich office of Kirkland & Ellis International LLP. Volkmar has a long track record of representing private equity investors, management teams and corporations on complex domestic and cross-border transactions. His particular focus is on leveraged buy-outs, carve-outs and joint ventures.


Admitted in Germany 1999; admitted as Attorney-at-law in New York, USA, 2005; Latham & Watkins, Munich, Germany, partner 2007-2015; Weil, Gotshal & Manges, Munich, Germany, partner 2015-2017; Kirkland & Ellis International LLP, Munich, Germany, partner 2017 to present.


German, English


University of Erlangen, Germany (First State Examination 1995); The George Washington University Law School, Washington, D.C., USA (LL.M. 1996); Higher Regional Court of Munich, Germany (Second State Examination 1998); University of Erlangen, Germany (Dr. jur. 2001).