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Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Private Equity: Fund Formation

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Blayne Grady has notable experience of advising sponsors on launching and structuring credit, real estate and energy funds. 
"He's an exceptionally great attorney, I think the world of him."

Fadi Samman 's practice encompasses a wide spectrum of issues, including fund formation, M&A and secondary transactions, to name a few.
"He has seen it all before, giving him an incredible wealth of experience for ad hoc responses during negotiations." "He works ably with both the business and legal and is attuned to the objectives and concerns of both constituencies."

James Deeken is routinely called upon by private fund sponsors and is particularly valued for the insight gained through his work with limited  partners.
"Jim does great work and we are able to benefit from his experience and knowledge." "His deep experience working with global limited partners has allowed us to create win-win partnerships with our limited partners."

Prakash Mehta has vast experience of advising both asset managers and sponsors on establishing significant funds, including growth funds.
"He's amazing, a real powerhouse."

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Private Equity: Fund Formation

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

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2001 K Street N.W.

Washington, DC

District of Columbia

USA

DC 20006

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Private Equity: Fund Formation


Blayne Grady
Band 5
Fadi G Samman
Band 4
James Deeken
Band 5
Prakash Mehta
Band 4