Private Capital

Latham's market-leading team of dedicated specialists advises private capital investors in structuring, evaluating, committing capital to, managing, and realizing the myriad of investment opportunities across global markets and industries.

Latham leverages the firm's top-tier strength in the US, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia to seamlessly advise market participants on complex domestic and cross-border private capital transactions, including buyouts, carve-outs, asset M&A, activist transactions, venture capital investments, capital raising, front-end direct lending and leveraged finance, corporate reorganizations, restructurings and insolvencies, distressed investing and special situations, PIPE transactions, preferred equity and convertible debt, asset-backed securitisations and financings, infrastructure financings, and project finance.

With a comprehensive view across different investment strategies, Latham’s lawyers advise clients on all aspects of their business in deploying private capital, from fund formation, fundraising, and regulatory matters to analyzing, structuring, and executing transactions and portfolio management. The video below explains more.

Our global multidisciplinary team works with private capital investors across all liquid and illiquid asset classes, including:

  • Direct lending
  • Restructuring and special situations
  • Private equity
  • Structured credit
  • Real estate
  • Infrastructure
  • Energy
  • Hedge funds
  • Venture capital
    • February 28, 2022
    • Latham’s Banking Practice Leads 2021 League Tables
    • Refinitiv, Debtwire, and Bloomberg
    • Top rankings demonstrate firm’s position as the premier legal advisor to both borrowers and lenders in their most complex financings around the globe.
    • January 27, 2021
    • Three Partners Named Top Women in Dealmaking
    • The Deal
    • The Deal recognizes Alex Kelly, Rachel Sheridan, and Caroline Reckler for their exceptional professional achievements in M&A, private equity, and restructuring and commitment to mentorship, advancing gender diversity, and thought leadership.
    • November 04, 2020
    • Alfred Xue Named Rising Star
    • Private Debt Investor
    • Annual list recognizes young professionals who have the potential to shape the future of the asset class.
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