New York, NY, January 26, 2017 – The New York Alternative Investment Roundtable is pleased to announce business law firm Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff as its newest sponsor.
Benesch is an international business law firm that counts the middle market alternative investment industry among its core focus areas –from representation of private equity firms and entrepreneurs, to leverage buyout firms, mezzanine funds and portfolio companies, among others. In its 80 years of operation, Benesch has developed a significant private equity group that caters to the middle market. The firm’s private equity group boasts attorneys with specialties ranging from tax and equity compensation, to corporate finance, subordinated, lending, senior lending, securities, recapitalizations, buyouts, mergers and acquisitions and restructuring. The firm is ranked in The American Lawyer’s annual Am Law 200 survey, which ranks U.S. law firms based on their number of attorneys, profits per partner and their overall revenue.
“Benesch’s extensive experience representing clients within the alternative investment industry and their deep understanding of the issues and topics of greatest importance and interest to the industry makes it the perfect addition to the Roundtable’s existing group of sponsors,” said Adam Weinstein, President of the New York Hedge Fund Roundtable. “We are excited to partner and look forward to learning from their industry expertise.
Added David Landman, a Partner with Benesch: “We look forward to working with the Roundtable and helping to foster its focus on promoting ethics and best practices within the alternative investment industry.”
About The New York Alternative Investment Roundtable:
The New York Alternative Investment Roundtable is a non-profit organization focused on promoting ethics and best practices within the alternative investment industry. The membership consists of investors, hedge fund managers, private equity fund managers, family offices and other industry professionals who regularly meet to discuss current issues within the industry and connect with peers. Monthly events center around thought-provoking speakers and panels designed to keep members apprised of timely and important issues within the alternative investment industry. The Roundtable’s goal is to provide a forum for thought leadership, where industry professional have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and skills and to network with other individuals committed to advancing the industry with the highest ethical standards. For additional information about the Roundtable, visit: http://www.ny-air.org
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