When a group of private investors accused the State of California of breaking a $2.3 billion contract to purchase state-owned buildings, it turned to Liner partner Angela C. Agrusa to litigate on its behalf.
Partner Sarah Kirson co-led the Kirkland & Ellis team that advised HGGC, a middle-market private equity investment firm, in completing fundraising for HGGC Fund II, L.P. with total capital commitments of approximately $1.33 billion.
A team from Morrison Foerster, co-led by Michèle Corash, convinced California’s First District Court of Appeal to uphold the trial court ruling in a Proposition 65 lawsuit, which the team had won at trial.
If you have not thought carefully about a succession plan, I would encourage you to put a process in place well in advance of making plans to retire or pursue other opportunities.
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