Kristin S. Ellsworth is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, practicing in the firm’s corporate transactions group.

Ms. Ellsworth has extensive experience representing buyers and sellers in mergers, acquisitions and tender offers, as well as representation of private equity firms and their portfolio companies. Ms. Ellsworth also provides guidance to companies with respect to shareholder activists, and general corporate counseling to both public and private companies.

Ms. Ellsworth received her B.A. in Political Science from Wheaton College, and her J.D. from Duke University School of Law, cum laude. Ms. Ellsworth serves on the Board of Town Hall Los Angeles, Innovations Committee, and on the Young Lawyers Committee for the Los Angeles chapter of the Women in Law Empowerment Forum.