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Corporate/M&A: Private Equity - Illinois
"She's responsive and is very good at articulating which issues need to be addressed and providing recommendations." "She cuts through the issues in M&A quickly."
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Kim has vast experience in the deals she handles: leveraged buyouts and other acquisitions, sale transactions, joint ventures and other investments. It arms her with insight into current market terms as well as knowledge of challenges that commonly arise. At the same time, every deal involves unique considerations. Whether representing a private equity fund, family office, independent sponsor, strategic acquirer or business seller, Kim listens to what really matters to them in each transaction. Then, she strategizes accordingly and gets the deal done.
Kim frequently counsels private equity funds and strategic acquirers buying and selling health care services businesses that use practice management models. She has also worked extensively on transactions involving search funds and independent sponsors and is a member of Katten's Board of Directors.
Georgetown University Law Center, JD
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, BS, summa cum laude, Bronze Tablet