Private Fund Transactions

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Partner Gavin Anderson joined the latest secondaries roundtable hosted by Private Equity International, where the participants discussed the impact of economic volatility on the secondaries market.

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Advised on the Secondaries Deal of the Year (CD&R / Belron)

Buyouts Magazine Awards, 2022

Ranked as a leading firm in the UK for Private Funds and Private Equity Transactions.

“The team is commercial, committed, available, responsive and pro-active.”

“Market leading, unequaled credentials and authority.”

“Very strong secondary private equity capabilities, able to give best-in-class advice on structuring all type of complex secondary deals.”

The Legal 500 UK, 2021-2024

Ranked as a leading law firm in the UK for Investment Funds: Private Equity.

“Debevoise & Plimpton offers exceptional quality.”

“A solid firm in the private funds and secondaries space.”

Chambers UK, 2024

Debevoise has strong global presence and is able to create a seamless global team.

Debevoise has tremendous experience in the private funds space. They’ve seen pretty much every issue we encounter and know how to solve it.

A strong platform alongside substantial global depth.

Chambers Global, 2020-2022

The team offers “best-in-class advice.”

Fantastic, very commercially savvy; they know this market inside-out.

Ranked as a top-tier firm by both Chambers USA (2023) and The Legal 500 US (2023) for Private Equity Fund Formation.

The team's abilities are first rate, they excel at analyzing complex matters and breaking them down into easily digestible components.

The Debevoise team is client-focused, very helpful, smart and knowledgeable.

In terms of client care and service they’re best in class.

Chambers USA, 2020-2023

The team is consistently excellent, collaborative and business oriented [and] provides concise and focused solutions on complex matters

Excellent all around. They are adept at running large multi-faceted and time sensitive matters efficiently and finding innovative solutions to client issues

The Legal 500 US, 2023

They are extremely strong technically, have a great understanding of the commercial context. They are second to none in the market.

For complex multi-jurisdictional funds, we would choose Debevoise every time.

The Legal 500 US, 2022

They are one of the leaders in the secondary PE space; they have seen all types of transactions and have an ability to think through all the angles and leverage international capabilities.

Chambers Europe, 2020

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