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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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Jonathon Soler

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Career

Jonathon Soler is co-head of Weil’s global Private Funds practice and head of the U.S. Private Funds practice. He regularly represents sponsors of private investment funds in connection with the organization and operation of such funds. Additionally, he represents sponsors and investors concerning a variety of strategic investment arrangements, including secondary transactions and managed accounts, and represents institutional investors regarding their investments in private funds. Clients include American Securities, Brookfield, Crow Holdings, Genstar Capital, Altas Partners and Lindsay Goldberg.

Education

Queens University School of Business (BComm, Honours, 1995); Columbia University School of Law (JD, 1998).


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Within: Leading lawyers

Jonathon Soler - Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Within: Private equity funds (including venture capital)

From its base in New York, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP’s team is best known for handling high-value fund formation work for prominent managers. Jonathon Soler advised Crow Holdings Capital Partners on forming Crow Holdings Realty Partners VIII. Andrew Chizzik continues to advise Apollo Credit regarding its Apollo Credit Fund, and in another matter, assisted Brookfield Asset Management with its formation of Brookfield Infrastructure Debt Fund I, an $883.5m infrastructure debt fund acting as a primary investment vehicle for making mezzanine debt investments in North America. Stephanie Srulowitz and Soler advised American Securities on forming American Securities Partners VIII, LP, a $7bn buyout fund.

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