Kirkland represented Landmark Partners, a leading investor in the real estate, private equity and real asset secondary market, in the formation and fundraising of Landmark Real Estate Fund VIII (“LREF VIII”), which held its final close on March 30, 2018, with commitments of $3.3 billion. LREF VIII’s offering was oversubscribed and stands as the largest real estate secondaries fund raised globally to date. LREF VIII is mostly comprised of institutional investors including public pensions, corporate pensions, insurance companies, asset managers and foundations. Further information is available here.
The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners John O’Neil, Daniel Lavon-Krein and Nicole Washington.