Corporate transactions and diverse private equity matters, emphasising M&A and fund formation, representing leveraged buyout, renewable energy, real estate and mezzanine fund sponsors and investors. Recent fund formation matters include the $6 billion buyout fund for Leonard Green & Partners.
Joined Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher after clerking for the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Has practiced in the firm's Los Angeles offices and Paris office. Speaks fluent French and handles cross-border transactions.
JD, University of California - Berkeley, 1982, Order of the Coif, Associate Editor, Law Review.