King & Spalding’s Private Equity Practice Group consists of more than 75 lawyers in offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh (affiliated office), London, Frankfurt, New York, Houston, Washington, D.C., San Francisco and Atlanta who are dedicated to understanding and achieving their clients’ objectives using a practical, problem-solving approach.
The practice draws on these lawyers’ extensive experience in fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged finance, Islamic finance, corporate finance, tax and restructuring, as well as the firm’s deep industry experience in areas such as energy and natural resources, real estate, technology, financial services, telecommunications, healthcare and life sciences.
King & Spalding assists its clients through the complete life cycle of their investment activities including:
- Fund formation
- Structuring, negotiation and execution of leveraged acquisitions and other investments, including on a Shari’ah-compliant basis
- Ongoing portfolio company representation and support
- Implementation of exit strategies such as divestitures, public offerings and recapitalizations