Kirkland & Ellis' Thaddeus Tracy to Participate at's Distressed Investing Conference on February 26th

Kirkland & Ellis Partner, Thaddeus Tracy, to Speak at's Distressed Investing Leaders Forum 2010, "Extraordinary Opportunities Investors Cannot Afford to Pass," on February 26th.

New York, NY, February 11, 2010 --( Thaddeus Tracy, Partner at Kirkland & Ellis, will speak at's Distressed Investing Leaders Forum 2010 (, "Extraordinary Opportunities Investors Cannot Afford to Pass", February 26th, New York City. Mr. Tracy is a Partner in the Real Estate practice group of Kirkland's New York office. Mr. Tracy represents and counsels a wide variety of clients, ranging from real estate investment trusts and real estate private equity sponsors to institutional investors and real estate operating companies, in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and dispositions, development, finance, leasing and operating company and fund formations and investments.

Mr. Tracy also assists in the real estate aspects of corporate bankruptcy, mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, public/private offerings and related transactions. He co-authored the article Tax-Exempts Challenge Private Fund Sponsors in the October 3, 2006 edition of New York Law Journal.

Distressed Investing Leaders Forum 2010 is produced by (, the premier networking community for businessmen, entrepreneurs, professionals and diplomats, founded by Columbia Business School MBA and former McKinsey consultant Edgar Perez. Upcoming Leaders Forums include:

· Hedge Funds Leaders Forum 2010, "Generating Alpha in Challenging Times" (, March 18th, 2010, New York City
· Banking M&A Leaders Forum 2010 (, March 25th, 2010, Washington DC
· Venture Capital Leaders Forum 2010 (, April 8th, 2010, Boston, MA
· Real Estate Leaders Forum 2010 (, April 22nd, 2010, New York City

Edgar Perez