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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

767 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153, USA
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David Wohl

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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Career

David Wohl is a corporate partner in Weil’s New York office. He represents sponsors and underwriters in structuring and launching new open- and closed-end registered investment companies, private equity funds, business development companies, employees’ securities companies and investment advisory firms. He also advises investment advisers, registered investment companies and private funds with respect to regulatory and compliance matters, reorganizations and public and private mergers and acquisitions.

Education

Williams College (BA, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1992); Harvard Law School (JD, magna cum laude, 1995).


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Within: Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP’s team in New York handles fund formation work and strategic-level matters for heavyweight general partners. Jonathon Soler assisted Snow Phipps Group with forming a $913m buyout fund. Andrew Chizzik, among other heavyweight debt and buyout fund work, is advising Apollo Credit on growing its open-ended Apollo Credit Fund, which manages $5bn. Stephanie Srulowitz and Soler advised Perella Weinberg Partners on forming a $750m growth equity fund. Other matters included Chizzik advising WL Ross & Co, the manager established by Wilbur Ross, on structuring issues following its founder’s nomination as the Trump administration’s Secretary of Commerce. David Wohl is another key contact for regulatory work. Other clients include Aquiline Capital Partners, Berkshire Partners and Brookfield Asset Management.

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