Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co appoints its first ever general counsel
20 Nov 2007by WWL Editorial
Private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co has appointed well-respected M&A lawyer David Sorkin as its first ever general counsel.
Sorkin, who was formerly a partner at Simpson Thatcher & Bartlett LLP, has been advising the KKR group since some of its earliest deals. He specialises in M&A, corporate and securities law and private equity. He will start his new role in December 2007.