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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

767 5TH AVENUE, NEW YORK, NY 10153, USA
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Andrew Chizzik

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Work 212-310-8113
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Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Career

A partner in Weil’s Private Funds practice, Andrew has extensive experience representing U.S. and non-U.S. private investment fund sponsors in structuring and negotiating the terms of private investment funds. In addition, he represents institutional investors in connection with their private investment fund investments, as well as buyers and sellers of secondary interests in private equity funds. Representative clients include Apollo Global Management, Brookfield Asset Management, Genstar Capital, Greenbriar Equity Group, Invesco and WL Ross & Co.

Education

Cornell University (B.S., 2001); Fordham University (J.D., 2004)


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Within: Leading lawyers

Andrew Chizzik - Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

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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