Carolyn J. Vardi is a partner in Ropes & Gray’s private equity transactions practice group, based in New York. She represents international private equity sponsors and corporate clients in a wide range of transactions, including leveraged buyouts, going-private deals, mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and dispositions. She has extensive experience representing buyers and sellers in public and private mergers and acquisitions, including joint ventures and equity co-investments. She has also advised on strategic M&A and bankruptcy related matters, and regularly counsels clients on general corporate matters and corporate governance. Carolyn has advised on large acquisitions across many industries and verticals, including financial services, software, health care, industrials, and consumer and retail.