May River Capital’s $300 Million Fund Formation


Winston & Strawn represented May River Capital LLC on the deal.

May River Capital LLC raised its sophomore fund, May River Capital Fund II, LP.

Following a three-month fundraising process during which demand substantially exceeded capacity, the Fund held a single closing and accepted $300 million in limited partner subscriptions, the target size of the Fund.

The Fund will continue May River Capital’s focus on investing in high quality, lower middle-market industrial businesses with excellent management teams and the potential for significant growth and value enhancement.

May River Capital is a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on investing in lower middle-market, industrial growth companies. May River Capital invests in high-quality industrial growth businesses, including precision manufacturing, engineered products, specialized industrial services, and value-added industrial distribution services.

The Winston team was led by Partners Rick Ginsberg (Picture) and Zachariah Robert.

Involved fees earner: Richard Ginsberg – Winston & Strawn; Zachariah Robert – Winston & Strawn;

Law Firms: Winston & Strawn;

Clients: May River Capital;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti