Press Release

Kirkland Advises Bertram on Close of $1.5 Billion Fund V

Kirkland & Ellis advised middle-market private equity firm Bertram Capital Management, LLC on the close of its fifth investment fund, Bertram Capital V, L.P. The fund was oversubscribed and closed at $1.5 billion, which was above the initial target of $1.25 billion. The closing was announced on January 18, 2024. Commitments came from a well-respected and diverse group of new and existing global limited partners, including public, corporate and foreign pension funds, endowments, insurance companies, foundations and family offices.


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The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Karin Orsic and Mary Kwan and associate Ally Relat, and included tax partners Joel Peters-Fransen and Andrew Chan and associate Shiyu Ni; and investment funds regulatory partner Alpa Patel and associates Natalia Pszenny and Meng Ding.