Constitution Capital Partners’ $1 Billion Private Equity Fund Formation

Ropes & Gray provided legal counsel to Constitution Capital Partners (CCP) during the formation of Ironsides V.

Constitution Capital Partners, a leading alternative investment manager focused on North American private equity and private credit, announced the final close of Ironsides V and related segregated mandates with total commitments of $1 billion.

The fundraise is CCP’s largest to date, meaningfully exceeding its target of $600 million and representing a significant increase from Ironsides IV, which closed at $755 million in December 2016.

Ropes & Gray advised Constitution Capital on Fund V with a team led by Asset management partner Peter Laybourn (Picture), which also included asset management counsel Michael Jurasic, benefits ERISA Title I counsel Sabrina Glaser, asset management associates Charlie Haydock, Lauren Stewart, Samantha Ryan Jackson, Ningzhou Shen, Kaitlin Mitchell and Kayla Duffey, and tax associates Susan Dunn, and Sydney Leavens.

Involved fees earner: Kayla Duffey – Ropes & Gray; Susan Dunn – Ropes & Gray; Sabrina Glaser – Ropes & Gray; Charlie Haydock – Ropes & Gray; Michael Jurasic – Ropes & Gray; Peter Laybourn – Ropes & Gray; Sydney Leavens – Ropes & Gray; Kaitlin Raymond – Ropes & Gray; Samantha Ryan Jackson – Ropes & Gray; Ningzhou Shen – Ropes & Gray; Lauren Stewart – Ropes & Gray;

Law Firms: Ropes & Gray;

Clients: Constitution Capital Partners LLC;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti