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Kirkland Advised Resolution Life Group Holdings In Raising Over $3 Billion for Life Insurance Investments

Kirkland & Ellis advised on the formation of Resolution Life Group Holdings (RLGH), an insurance holding company focused on investing in legacy life insurance portfolios. RLGH secured commitments in excess of $3 billion from a broad mix of global institutional investors.

The team was led by investment funds partners Christopher Braunack and Richard Watkins and included investment funds associates Alex Brodkin, Feni Ajumogobia, Tosin Adeyeri, Joanne Mak, Yushra Raheem, Saleem Richmond and Candice Kwok; regulatory partner Scott Moehrke and associate Caleb Hanlon; banking regulatory of counsel Julie Kunetka; and tax partners Patrick Gallagher, Mike Beinus and Meredith Levy.
Kirkland is a global leader in providing sophisticated advice to investment fund sponsors, institutional investors and other market participants in the alternative investment fund space. Kirkland offers clients the unsurpassed resources of a large, integrated, multidisciplinary, global team located across offices in the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific. With more than 400 dedicated investment funds attorneys, few firms approach the breadth, depth and scope of Kirkland’s experience in investment funds legal services. Since January 2016, Kirkland has advised over 450 funds with total capital commitments in excess of $680 billion.