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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10022
United States
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John Budetti is a senior attorney in the Firm’s New York office focusing his practice on counseling sponsors of private equity funds, forming their investment vehicles and structuring their ownership and operation in numerous jurisdictions around the world. Since 2005, he has represented private fund sponsors organizing funds ranging in size from $75 million to $5 billion.

John also counsels private fund sponsors on a variety of matters involving sponsor’s secondary transactions and continuation vehicles, third party minority investments in sponsor management companies operational, legal, compliance, and governance matters; internal economic arrangements; alternative investment vehicle structures and M&A transactions; strategic investments; as well as joint ventures, spin-outs and other corporate transactions involving private investment funds.


Northwestern Pritzker School of Law, J.D., 2005, cum laude; Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management, M.B.A.; Trinity College, B.A.