Kirk Lipsey is a partner in the Insurance group in Sidley’s New York office. Kirk advises on corporate transactions, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and joint venture transactions. His insurance sector transactions have involved the representation of U.S. and non-U.S. life, annuity and property and casualty insurers in a wide range of acquisition and disposition transactions, including stock sales, asset sales, block reinsurance transactions, distressed investments and public merger transactions. He also has extensive experience with corporate transactions outside the insurance industry. Kirk is recommended in Insurance: non-contentious in The Legal 500 US 2013. In addition, Kirk is recognized in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.
Kirk earned his J.D., cum laude
, from Harvard Law School, and his Diploma in Legal Practice and LL.B. with honors from the University of Glasgow.