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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
609 Main Street
Houston, Tx 77002
United States
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Work Department

Corporate

Position

John’s practice focuses on complex energy transactions. He regularly represents many of the leading private equity sponsors, including Ares, EIG Global Energy Partners, GSO, Macquarie and KKR, as well as strategic clients such as GeoSouthern, Fourpoint, Indigo Natural Resources and Alta Resources.

Education

Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2009 cum laude; Davidson College, B.A., 2004 magna cum laude. Served as an infantry officer in U.S. Army and deployed in Operation Iraqi Freedom. Also an adjunct professor at University of Texas Law School teaching Mergers & Acquisitions.