Schulte Roth & Zabel (SRZ) is hosting its 6th Annual Private Equity Fund Conference today in New York. The conference will focus on the issues that are top of mind for private equity funds. Specific topics covered at the seminar include: State of the Industry; Liquidity and Winding Up Issues; Litigation Finance; and Regulatory and Tax. The event is by invitation only.
The speakers are SRZ investment management partners Stephanie R. Breslow, Brian T. Daly, Jason S. Kaplan, Phyllis A. Schwartz and Joseph A. Smith, structured finance & derivatives partner Boris Ziser and tax partner Elie Zolty. William P. Farrell, Jr., managing director and general counsel of Longford Capital Management, will be the guest speaker. The panel discussions will cover the current state of market practice, recent developments and emerging trends.
“We are proud to host our 6th Annual Private Equity Fund Conference, featuring a great lineup of speakers,” commented Ms. Breslow, co-head of SRZ’s Investment Management Group. “The market is presenting interesting opportunities as well as challenges for private equity managers. At today’s conference, we will discuss those key considerations,” added Mr. Smith.
“We are pleased to provide a forum for these timely discussions featuring veterans of the private equity industry,” commented Alan S. Waldenberg, chair of SRZ’s Executive Committee.
SRZ has a premier funds practice, having served as longtime counsel to leading firms in the private equity space. With a diverse client base, SRZ represents private equity funds running the gamut of investment strategies. The lawyers advise these funds in connection with fund formation, operations, regulatory and compliance, the acquisition of portfolio investments and the implementation of exit strategies, among many other types of matters.