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Proskauer Rose LLP

11 TIMES SQUARE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036-8299, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 969 3000
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Fax +1 212 969 2900
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www.proskauer.com

Monica Arora

Tel:
Work (212) 969-3003
Email:
Proskauer Rose LLP

Work Department

CORPORATE

Position

Monica Arora is a partner in the Private Investment Funds Group. Her practice focuses on representing sponsors and institutional investors on a broad range of issues including fund formations, separate account structures, general partner and management company arrangements and secondary transactions. Monica advises sponsors across the full asset class on fund structuring, including private equity, real estate, infrastructure and debt. She works with private investment funds throughout their life cycle, advising on ongoing activity, with a particular emphasis on regulatory, compliance and operational matters.


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Within: Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Proskauer Rose LLPprovides substantial senior partner attention proactively’, handling general and limited partner-side work regarding asset classes such as venture capital, traditional buyouts and credit, as well as more exotic ones such as litigation finance. David Tegeler and Michael Suppappola, advised Lexington Partners on forming a $2.5bn fund investing in secondaries; Tegeler also advised Falcon Investment Advisors on launching a $1bn debt fund with a cross-border structure including Brunei and Bermuda. Malcolm Nicholls (who ‘brings a wealth of knowledge and channels it into a very practical business approach’) and Robin Painter advised Adams Street Partners on a range of launches, including funds-of-funds and venture-growth funds. In the venture capital space, Stephen Mears and Matthew McBride advised New Enterprise Associates on forming its 16th fund, which raised $3.35bn, while Howard Beber advised Atomico on creating Atomico IV. Sarah Cherry’s work includes secondaries transactions for major institutional investors. The aforementioned lawyers are based in Boston; however, Chip Parsons and Monica Arora are key names in New York.

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