Kirkland & Ellis represented TPG Real Estate Partners in the formation and fundraising of TPG Real Estate Partners III, which was announced on March 11, 2019. The fund secured more than $3.7 billion of capital commitments and was oversubscribed.
The team was led by investment funds partners Kelly Ryan and Brett Saltzman and associates Nick Carreri and Julia Trotta. The global team also included tax partners Donald Rocap, Jonathan Kandel, Michael Beinus, Meredith Levy, Ian Ferreira and Frazer Money and associates Eli Shalam, Michael Graham, Daniel Hiemer and Sam Trowbridge; regulatory partners Scott Moehrke, Norm Champ, Lisa Cawley, Matthew Cohen, Nicholas Hemmingsen and Phil McEachen and associates Zach Milloy, Callum Wright and Reed Schuster; employee benefits partner Liz Dyer and associate Erica Rozow; and investment funds partners Andrew Wright, Sarah Kirson and David Lenzi.
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