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Leslie Vaughn

Director

Leslie Vaughn is a corporate associate at Kirkland & Ellis LLP with a practice focused on representation of private equity sponsors and private company clients in complex business transactions primarily in the energy industry.

Leslie is a native of Austin, TX with a JD from the University of Texas School of Law and a BA from the University of Notre Dame. She is the Legal Co-Chair for Young Professionals in Finance, a mentor with both Notre Dame Law School and the University of Texas School of Law and a coach and coordinator for the University of Texas School of Law’s LawMeet Transactional Competition Program. In addition to being a lawyer, Leslie is a foreign language enthusiast, amateur home chef and proud pet-parent to her dog, Baxter, and cat, Merlin.