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Jonathan Karen

New York, USA Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation
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Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation - USA

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Jonathan Karen is "a phenomenal practitioner," according to sources, who add that he is "really wonderful and a pleasure to deal with." He is known for his extensive understanding of launching buyout, credit, energy and real estate funds.
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Corporate Partner that has led recent efforts in industry’s most successful and market-defining private equity fund formations. Notable formations include Blackstone’s most recent flagship global real estate, corporate private equity, core private equity and core Asian real estate funds, Silver Lake, Stonepeak Infrastructure, Rockpoint Real Estate, Centerbridge Partners, and Carlyle U.S. energy and distressed funds. Jonathan also counsels investment firms on a mix of matters involving private investment funds, including stake sales, internal economic arrangements for private fund sponsors, regulatory compliance, M&A transactions and strategic investments involving private fund sponsors, joint ventures and spin-outs.

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Joined Firm, 2001; Partner, 2011.

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BA, cum laude, Duke University (1998); JD, New York University School of Law (2001).

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