2020 Secondaries Summit Sponsor
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld is a leading global law firm providing innovative legal services and business solutions to individuals and institutions, with more than 900 lawyers and professionals in 21 offices. Our pre-eminent investment management practice, comprising over 100 dedicated lawyers, is a recognized leader in the representation of large institutional and entrepreneurial fund managers in the formation of private equity, hedge and hybrid funds. We also serve as lead counsel to some of the world’s premier investors and have helped them access opportunities around the globe. In addition, our lawyers are at the forefront of the growing secondaries transactions market, working with buyers, sellers and sponsors to create liquidity solutions in alternative assets. Our experience spans all asset classes, including private equity, infrastructure, real estate, credit, venture capital, energy/renewable energy and hedge. We have a proven record of advising stakeholders seeking to maximize value as they wind down operations, divest business lines or recapitalize their portfolios, and representing investors acquiring those interests in part or in whole. We have advised on some of the industry’s largest and most transformative transactions, which, together with our long-standing relationships with key intermediaries, provides us with unique insights into the market and the ability to execute transactions of all types and complexity anywhere in the world.