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Robert  Blaustein

Robert Blaustein

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

New York, NY, USA

Robert Blaustein, is a partner in the Investment Funds Group of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and recognized as a global leader in the field of private equity fund matters. Robert focuses his practice on advising private equity sponsors on the formation, marketing and management of investment products including private equity funds, hedge funds, and funds of funds vehicles, as well as operational, legal and regulatory issues. He has also counseled both sponsors and limited partners on spinout transactions, seed investments, and the purchase and sale of minority interests in management companies, and limited partners in connection with the negotiation of investment terms related to private equity, venture capital, hedge fund, managed account, secondary and co-investment transactions. Robert also counsels fund sponsors on a wide range of ordinary course and extraordinary corporate matters including succession planning, key person transitions, marketing and placement agent arrangements, co-investment arrangements, secondary transfers, and governance matters.

Robert received his J.D. from University of Pennsylvania Law School and is a graduate of Yale University.


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