Hunt’s $200 Million Committed Equity Investment From Gallatin Point


Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP served as legal counsel to Hunt. Goodwin Procter LLP served as legal counsel to GPC.

Hunt Companies, Inc. closed an approximately $200 million committed minority equity investment into certain of its financial services and asset management lines of business by affiliates of Gallatin Point Capital LLC (GPC). No other terms of the transaction were disclosed.

GPC, a private investment firm with a focus on investments in financial institutions, services and assets, brings to Hunt a strategic partnership for growth and expansion of certain of Hunt’s existing financial services and asset management lines of business.

Hunt is comprised of a family of companies in the real estate and infrastructure markets. As a private, family-owned company, Hunt develops, invests, manages and finances assets at all stages to derive and deliver value. Founded in 1947, Hunt builds its reputation on integrity and performance. Hunt employs over 1,500 direct employees and its broader platform (including affiliates) employs over 6,000 additional employees across the United States and Europe.

The Paul, Weiss team included corporate partners Ross Fieldston (Picture), Raphael Russo and Brian Janson and counsel Philip Heimowitz; tax partner Scott Sontag; intellectual property partner Chuck Googe; real estate partner Mitchell Berg; employee benefits counsel Jason Ertel; and litigation counsel Peter Jaffe.

Involved fees earner: Ross Fieldston – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Raphael Russo – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Scott Sontag – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Brian Janson – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Peter Jaffe – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Philip Heimowitz – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Charles Googe – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Mitchell Berg – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison; Jason Ertel – Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Law Firms: Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison;

Clients: Hunt Companies Inc.;

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Author: Ambrogio Visconti