Fadi G. Samman > Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Robert S. Strauss Tower
2001 K Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20006-1037
United States
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Work Department

Partner, Investment Management

Position

Fadi Samman represents domestic and international fund sponsors in connection with organizing, structuring and operating private investment funds, including private equity funds, real estate funds, venture capital funds, fund of funds, secondary funds and hedge funds. He advises institutional investors in connection with their investments in private investment funds. In addition, Fadi has extensive experience representing sponsors and investors in connection with liquidity solutions transactions, including acquiring and selling private fund investments on the secondary market and complex GP-led secondary transactions.

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Education

J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 1999; B.A., Georgetown University, 1996

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Investment funds > Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP represents fund sponsors and managers in a variety of matters, covering fund formation and structuring, fundraisings, joint ventures and spin-outs. Clients include major PE houses such as Apollo and Invictus, alongside a range of international players, targeted industry funds, middle-market firms, and institutional investors. Key figures in the team include Barbara Niederkofler, who recently acted for Intermediate Capital Group in a novel transaction involving the creation of an entity through which a Chinese-sponsored PE fund could acquire a US company; and DC-based Fadi Samman, who has been involved in the formation of multiple high-value private funds over the past year, particularly in the real estate sector. The practice is jointly led by Prakash Mehta and Stephen Vine. All lawyers are in New York unless otherwise stated.