Press Release

Kirkland Advises on Oversubscribed $1.95 Billion Communications Infrastructure Fund For Melody Investment Advisors

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Melody Investment Advisors LP, an alternative asset manager focused on mission-critical communications infrastructure, on the final close of Melody Communications Infrastructure Fund II at $1.95 billion. The Fund was significantly oversubscribed and exceeded its target of $1.5 billion by 30 percent.

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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partner Susan Eisenberg, Kelly Ryan and Marty Voelker and associates Robert Holowka, Katherine Chernova, Randy Coffey, Lenny Licht and Rehab Abdelwahab; tax partners Bruce Gelman, Mike Greenberg and Ian Ferreira and associate Liz Ji; investment funds regulatory partner Jamie Lynn Walter and associate Mike Hart-Slattery; UK regulatory partners Romin Dabir and Zach Milloy; employee benefits partner Liz Dyer; debt finance partners Duncan McKay and Jocelyn Hirsch and associate Camille Doom; and international trade partners Mario Mancuso and Luci Hague.