SRZ, a law firm known for its premier private funds practice, hosts its 4th Annual Private Equity Fund Conference today in New York. The presenters will discuss emerging trends impacting private equity firms and the industry. The panels at this year’s conference will cover the following topics: regulatory and enforcement; life cycle of a fund manager; and fund terms. The event is by invitation only.
SRZ lawyers speaking at the event include Stephanie R. Breslow, Brad L. Caswell, Charles J. Clark, Phyllis A. Schwartz and Joseph A. Smith. Conference participants will also hear from Kevin P. Campbell, managing director and portfolio manager for the private markets group of DuPont Capital Management.
“We are pleased to present this exciting program, which features veterans of the private equity industry,” commented Ms. Breslow, co-head of SRZ’s Investment Management Group and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. “At the conference, we will engage in important discussions on the considerations and challenges for private equity funds today,” added Mr. Smith, a partner in the Investment Management Group.
SRZ provides counsel to some of the most active and influential private equity firms. “We are proud to present our 4th Annual PE Conference as it provides a great forum to hear first-hand from key industry leaders,” commented Alan S. Waldenberg, chair of SRZ’s Executive Committee.
SRZ lawyers advise on all aspects of private equity, including the structuring and formation of funds, the structuring of investments, the negotiation of acquisitions and divestitures of minority and control positions, and debt financing to support acquisitions and the working capital of portfolio companies, add-on acquisitions and recapitalizations.
The firm also provides extensive legal advice in connection with private equity fund governance and compliance issues, as well as legal advice concerning the management of private equity firms. The 2016 Preqin Global Private Equity & Venture Capital Report named SRZ among the “Leading Law Firms in Fund Formation.”
About Kevin P. Campbell
Kevin P. Campbell joined DuPont Capital in 2010 and manages the investment team responsible for partnership selection and portfolio management. Prior to joining DuPont Capital, Mr. Campbell was a partner with Montagu Newhall Associates, Inc., where he was responsible for investments in private equity partnerships, secondary transactions, co-investments, raising capital from prospective investors, and the operations of the business. Prior to joining Montagu Newhall Associates, Mr. Campbell worked as a financial consultant for R.M. Vredenburg & Company, a consulting firm for both public and private institutions, where he specialized in financial management and logistics. Mr. Campbell joined the financial services industry in 2001.