Kirkland & Ellis represented Gryphon Investors in its final closing of Gryphon Partners V, L.P. at its hard cap of $2.1 billion of aggregate commitments.
The fund was oversubscribed and exceeded its original target of $1.5 billion.
Gryphon Investors Inc is a private equity firm specializing in buyouts, leveraged build ups, leveraged acquisitions, bridge, and growth capital investments in middle market companies.
The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partner Karin Orsic (Picture) and included investment funds associates Rachel O’Brien, Alyssa Jutovsky and Sonia Zakharenko; investment funds regulatory partner Kevin Bettsteller; tax partner Dan Meehan and associate Carol Wang; and ERISA partner Elizabeth Dyer and associate Erica Rozow.
Involved fees earner: Kevin Bettsteller – Kirkland & Ellis; Elizabeth Dyer – Kirkland & Ellis; Alyssa Jutovsky – Kirkland & Ellis; Dan Meehan – Kirkland & Ellis; Karin Orsic – Kirkland & Ellis; Rachel O’Brien – Kirkland & Ellis; Erica Rozow – Kirkland & Ellis; Carol Wang – Kirkland & Ellis; Sonia Zakharenko – Kirkland & Ellis;
Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;
Clients: Gryphon Investors;