Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Private Equity: Buyouts & Venture Capital Investment (International Firms) Department

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What the team is known for Noted team with considerable experience advising major private equity houses. Handles a range of significant mandates, from growth capital to pre-IPO investments, as well as take-private transactions and exits. Capable of handling deals in sectors such as TMT, energy, manufacturing and life sciences among others.

Strengths"I’m comfortable having them as our international counsel on deals involving multiple jurisdictions," and "the lawyers we speak to can always give me the answers right away," notes an impressed client, adding: "We have good reason to have Cleary on deals."

Work highlights Advised HOPU Fund Management on its investment in computer vision and analytics solutions provider Trax.

Notable practitioners

Clients describe
Denise Shiu
as a "very responsive and meticulous," "bright and smart" partner, adding: "You don’t need to explain too much for her to understand you." She continues to advise global investment firms and private equity houses on acquisitions and investments across a range of sectors.