Kirkland & Ellis advised private equity firm Mill Point Capital LLC in the final close of its inaugural institutional fund, Mill Point Capital Partners, L.P., at the hard cap with $450 million of limited partner commitments. The fund, which was significantly oversubscribed, officially launched in October 2017. To read more about the transaction, please see the press release.
The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners John Muno and Corey Zarse, and associates Justin Redeker and Michael Black, and tax partners Daniel Meehan and Aalok Virmani.
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