Morgan Stanley Capital Partners’ Investment in Ovation Fertility


DLA Piper served as legal advisor to Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, the middle market-focused private equity team within Morgan Stanley Investment Management, in the investment in Ovation Fertility.

Based in Los Angeles, Ovation Fertility is a leading provider of fertility laboratory services, including in-vitro fertilization laboratory services, genetic testing, egg and embryo storage and other services for the fertility industry. The company provides services through eleven laboratories across the United States.

Harris Williams served as financial advisor to Ovation.

The DLA Piper team was led by partner Joe Alexander (Picture), global co-chair of Corporate and Private Equity and Southeast US managing partner, and included partners Daniel Rollman, Jamie Konn, Jordan Bailowitz, William Bartow, Richard Cheng, Jennifer Kashatus, Julia Kovacs, Nathaniel McKitterick and Ryan Moreno.

Involved fees earner: Joseph Alexander – DLA Piper; Jordan Bailowitz – DLA Piper; William Bartow – DLA Piper; Richard Cheng – DLA Piper; Jennifer Kashatus – DLA Piper; Jamie Konn – DLA Piper; Julia Kovacs – DLA Piper; Nathaniel McKitterick – DLA Piper; Ryan Moreno – DLA Piper; Daniel Rollman – DLA Piper;

Law Firms: DLA Piper;

Clients: Morgan Stanley Capital Partners;