Brookfield Asset Management’s $9 Billion Brookfield Capital Partners V Fundraising

Weil advised Brookfield Asset Management Inc. in the closing of its latest flagship global private equity fund, Brookfield Capital Partners V.

The closing of BCP V included $9 billion in total equity commitments, exceeding the original $7 billion fundraising target.

The Weil team that advised Brookfield was led by Private Funds partner Andrew Chizzik (Picture) and included Private Funds associates Lana Castor, Andrew Wang, Jessie Lurie and Adam Ofman (Not Yet Admitted in New York). The team also included Tax partner Stanley Ramsay and Tax associate Michael Rivkin.

Involved fees earner: Lana Castor – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Andrew Chizzik – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Jessie Lurie – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Adam Ofman – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Stanley Ramsay – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Michael Rivkin – Weil, Gotshal & Manges; Andrew Wang – Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Law Firms: Weil, Gotshal & Manges;

Clients: Brookfield Asset Management Inc;