Corporate Law Forum: Raising Private Equity- Observations from the Trenches and Legal Structuring


Thursday, May 28, 2015


Tom Salley, Cooley LLP. Panelists will include GCs who have raised private equity, and a private equity investor.


Gannett Co., Inc.
7950 Jones Branch Drive
McLean, VA
United States


call: 703-242-8773; email:


members: complimentary; nonmembers: $20


Noon - 2:00 pm

CLE Credits:

1.5 hours pending

This event will feature general counsels who have successfully raised private equity who will share their success stories, lessons learned and practical legal solutions. Discussion will include: What can you do to put yourself in the best position to be a PE target?  What does a PE transaction looks like for the company, including its management?  Where are the trouble spots typically seen in a PE deal, and how to resolve them? What are the primary legal issues and pitfalls that can either propel or derail a deal? What are the practical solutions?