Private Equity

You are a dealmaker. We are unapologetically deal lawyers. Everything we do is designed to help you secure the best possible outcome in every transaction.

Our first priority is to manage and assess your risks and opportunities, all while looking for the most efficient way to get the deal done. We align our strategy and advice with your objectives to guide you through each step of the private equity lifecycle. With a business-focused team that thinks creatively, we anticipate the unknown and deliver actionable solutions, so you stay ahead of the curve from fund formation to exit. And while we’ll always fight tirelessly for your interests, we also treat opposing counsel with respect because a deal done smoothly means more value for you.

For us, it’s not just about achieving stellar outcomes; it’s also about creating an experience that you actually enjoy. We build lasting relationships with clients, establishing a strong rapport built on mutual trust and honesty. Just ask our more than 200 repeat private equity clients.

×

×

Client Success

Private equity fund formation
Represented H.I.G Capital in forming the H.I.G. Europe Middle Market LBO Fund, which closed with aggregate capital commitments of €2 billion.
Private equity manufacturing
Represented Nautic Partners, LLC in the sale of Spartech, LLC, a leading plastics manufacturer of engineered thermoplastic materials and specialty packaging products.
Represented H.I.G. Capital, LLC in its acquisition of Homewerks Worldwide, LLC, a leading innovator in kitchen, bathroom and plumbing home improvement.

Advised Ardian Growth on its acquisition of a stake in Kapten & Son, a German brand specializing in the online sale of premium lifestyle accessories.

Represented TA Associates in its acquisition of Smiths Medical, a leading global manufacturer of specialty medical devices and technologies.

Represented The Sterling Group and its portfolio company, Construction Supply Group, in a business combination transaction.

Represented Michelin in the sale of a controlling interest in one of its US subsidiaries, Solesis, to private equity firm Altaris Capital Partners.

Represented Gimv NV and CSP Investment Sàrl in their co-investment in sofatutor GmbH, the largest digital education platform in German speaking countries.

recognition

Read 

Recurring Revenue Loan: Is It Right for You?
September 2021

Top Ten Investment Trends and Opportunities in the Healthcare Market
September 2021

The Road to Recovery: An Active Market After a Temporary Slowdown
September 2021

The Private Equity Market in Times of Crisis: Rapid Recovery and a Favourable Outlook
August 2021

The Private Equity Market in Italy: Past, Present and Future
August 2021

What’s New and What’s Next in UK Private Equity
August 2021

wATCH 

M&A Transactions and Related Hot Topics Series – Part 2

August 2021

M&A Transactions and Related Hot Topics Series – Part 1

July 2021

How Traditional Energy Funds Are Shifting Toward Green Energy

June 2021

listen 

Driving the Deal: Restructuring and Bankruptcy Considerations
Driving the Deal: The Evolving Role of Insurance in Private Equity Investments
Driving the Deal: Analyzing Shifts in Healthcare Private Equity Trends
Closing The Deal

Aymen Mahmoud

September 2021

READ MORE

Ike Chidi

September 2021

READ MORE

Lindsey Reighard

August 2021

READ MORE

Eric Gilbert

August 2021

READ MORE

Norman Wasse

July 2021

READ MORE

Anh Lee

July 2021

READ MORE

Attend 

2021 Cross-Border M&A and Private Equity Investment Conference (MuMAC)
September 29, 2021

MuMAC 2021 is the industry-leading conference in cross-border M&A and private equity investments.

 

 

Register Now

HPE New York 2021
October 15, 2021

We are experiencing the most extraordinary pace of healthcare private equity transactions in recent history, with no slowdown in sight. Join us at McDermott’s signature HPE New York conference to hear from an elite faculty of private equity leaders.

Register now

HPE Miami 2022
March 9-10, 2022

We look forward to reconvening in 2022 with private equity investors and industry experts sharing their insights and strategies that are helping shape the future of healthcare investing. Check back later for registration details.

 

View 2021 Program

Related Services

Our Team 

With more than 150 dedicated private equity lawyers across 20 global offices, no matter where you are—physically or in the evolution of your business—we’re there with you. Yet deals are complex and require mastery of multiple disciplines. That’s why cross-practice collaboration is an integral part of our unique model. You have direct access to all of our experienced lawyers in any area you need, from debt financing and restructuring to fund formation and more.

Meet the leaders of our private equity and related practice groups:

FRED LEVENSON
Co-Head, Private Equity Practice Group, Miami

GREG METZ
Co-Head, Private Equity Practice Group, Chicago

FRANK STEINHERR
Co-Head, Private Equity Practice Group, New York

KRIST WERLING
Co-Head, Private Equity Practice Group, Chicago

HARRIS SISKIND
Global Head of Transactions,
Miami
MICHAEL BOYKINS
Co-Head, Finance Practice Group, Chicago

STEPHANIE MCCANN
Co-Head, Finance Practice Group, Chicago

GARY ROSENBAUM
Co-Head, Finance Practice Group, Los Angeles

FELICIA PERLMAN
Head, Restructuring & Insolvency Practice Group, Chicago

IAN SCHWARTZ
Head, Investment Funds Practice Group, New York

GRÉGOIRE ANDRIEUX
Partner, Private Equity Practice Group,
Paris
DR. MICHAEL CZIESLA
Partner, Private Equity Practice Group,
Frankfurt

ETTORE SCANDALE
Partner, Private Equity Practice Group,
Milan

DR. NIKOLAUS VON JACOBS
Partner, Private Equity Practice Group,
Munich

TOM WHELAN
Partner, Private Equity Practice Group, London

XING


Related Site:     McDermott+ Consulting

Attorney Advertising ©2020 McDermott Will & Emery