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Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney's Private Equity Group helps clients stay a step ahead in the complex and rapidly changing field of private equity. Our firm and attorneys have a deep history in M&A transactional matters, representing equity sponsors as well as portfolio companies. Whether the transaction involves a stock or asset acquisition or divestiture, merger, is an unsolicited transaction or the result of a highly competitive process, we have experience, diversity of practice and bench strength to handle the matter. Our lawyers are trained to provide exceptional and responsive services in an efficient manner. Handling everything from pre-transaction structuring to diligence reviews, negotiations and bringing the deal to closure. We understand that our clients are looking for attorneys who provide solutions, not roadblocks, and are efficient in getting there.
Our work in the private equity space transcends many industries and funding stages. We regularly represent early stage venture funds as well as equity sponsors that range from industry specific funds to national or regional committed funds or source funds. In addition, our private equity lawyers regularly represent privately held, middle market businesses that are potential portfolio companies for our private equity clients. We believe that to effectively represent our equity sponsor clients, our lawyers should draw on experiences from the other side of the negotiating table.
Our lawyers have experience representing capital providers on all levels of the balance sheet. In addition to providing M&A transactional assistance, we regularly represent our private equity sponsors in senior, mezzanine and subordinated debt financings. We draw upon our deep experience as a Firm in representing asset-based, cash flow and subordinated debt providers to assist our clients in the financing of their transactions.
In addition to the transactional matters that we handle for our equity fund clients, we are well-versed in fund formation and structuring matters. Our private equity lawyers work closely with our tax and ERISA lawyers in handling fund formation and fundraising matters for our clients.
Full-service management and practical solutions.We believe in partnering with our clients and building long-term relationships. Accordingly, our preference is to build client teams that work regularly with our private equity clients to maximize efficiency and consistency. We work closely with our clients to provide the right level of staffing and experience to meet expectations on timelines and cost. In short, we strive to provide our clients with the information they need to make smart investments, and we deliver this information in a cost-effective and efficient way. Risk assessment and practical solutions come together to produce positive outcomes that support our clients' business goals.