, Shareholder in Stradling’s Corporate practice group, was quoted in an article published on May 1st by TheStreet, “Private Briefing: Young PE Firms Double Down on Entrepreneurship”. As private equity flourishes, more VPs are spinning off from their larger firms and starting their own shops. “You start out as a smaller business and the first thing you and your team do is find attractive deals,” Waldman said. “You’re doing all the legwork yourself. You’re doing business development and deal execution and management of your portfolio companies all with a small team”.
On April 25th, Stradling is hosted its quarterly Private Equity Breakfast Series, "Distressed M&A: Navigating Deal Execution for Special Situations," in the Santa Monica Office, featuring a conversation with Lincoln International and Stradling shareholders Marianne Mortimer
, Tom Waldman
and Fred Neufeld
. The discussion acted as a primer for new market entrants and those gearing up for the next cycle.
, a shareholder in Stradling’s Corporate and Securities
practice group, authored an article for Preferred Returns Newsletter
, the ABA
’s Private Equity and Venture Capital Committee’s publication, regarding the Delaware Supreme Court’s recent dismissal of a trade secrets case against a private equity fund. Alarm.com brought suit against ABS Capital alleging the firm has misused confidential information by investing in its competitor.
As seen in the Orange County Business Journal, interviewer Samantha McDermott, Chief Marketing Officer of Stradling, connected with Randy Krauthamer, Managing Director of Duff & Phelps Securities, Rich Anderson, Managing Director of Moss Adams Capital, and Chris Ivey, Shareholder and Co-Chair of Stradling’s Corporate Department, about the advice they are giving their clients and the trends they see in M&A.