Private Equity

  • Our private equity practice provides legal counsel to clients involved in fund formation, co-investment transactions, asset purchases, and other special situations. Our attorneys also represent portfolio companies in connection with a wide variety of matters.

     

    For Private Equity Funds

    Buxton & Collie represents clients at all stages of the private equity investment life cycle, including:

    • Fund formation
    • Early-stage investments
    • Later-stage growth financings
    • Leveraged buyouts
    • Recapitalizations
    • Co-Investment

    We’ll help develop strategies for structuring and implementing acquisitions and investments that are both practical and innovative.

     

    For Portfolio Companies

    With extensive experience in representing shareholder and special board of directors’ committees, the Buxton & Collie team regularly represents our private equity clients’ portfolio companies in connection with matters including:

    • Preferred stock
    • Convertible debt
    • Private placement memorandums
    • Mergers and acquisitions
    • General corporate, licensing, and distribution contract matters
    • Stock option and bonus plans
    • Executive management compensation
    • Joint ventures and outsourcing arrangements

    After closing a transaction, we’ll assist with ongoing corporate governance, especially as this area of practice emerges and continues to evolve as a focal point of recent and dramatic business reforms in the U.S.

     

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