Kirkland & Ellis counseled Trinity Hunt Partners, a growth-oriented middle-market private equity firm, on the closing of Trinity Hunt Partners VII at its hard cap of $700 million in capital commitments. Fund VII was oversubscribed, with fundraising completed in less than five months. It generated significant demand from both existing and new investors. Fund VII’s diverse investor base includes leading insurance companies, pension funds, endowments, foundations, consultants, funds of funds and family offices.
The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Ian Jelsma and Matt Nadworny and included investment funds associates Katherine Chernova and Alex Albert; tax partners Stephen Butler and Adam Nguyen and associate Amirali Azinfar; investment funds regulatory partners Mac Laban and Alpa Patel; investment funds ERISA partner Sabrina Glaser and associate Ted Brown; and government, regulatory & internal investigations partner Nick Niles.