Kirkland & Ellis LLP advises leading private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo in the formation of Thoma Bravo Fund XII, its most recent flagship fund. The fund closed at $7.6 billion, reaching its hard cap, and was significantly oversubscribed. More information is available here.
The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners John Muno and Bruce Ettelson, and included tax partners William Welke and Daniel Meehan, and investment funds associates Katie St. Peters, Kevin Wessel, Samuel Scarcello and Patrick Valenti.
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