NEW YORK – Sidley is pleased to announce that Grace Jamgochian has joined the firm’s global M&A and Private Equity practice as a partner in New York. Prior to joining Sidley, Grace was a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions practice group at Shearman & Sterling.
Grace has represented U.S. and multinational corporates and private capital investors in a wide variety of merger, acquisition, and investment transactions. Her experience includes domestic and cross-border public company mergers, private company buy-side and sell-side transactions, multi-jurisdictional asset carve-outs, minority investments, joint ventures, as well as activist matters. She has also provided counsel on takeover defense strategies and corporate governance matters. Grace advises strategic and private equity clients across all industries, including technology, media and telecommunications (TMT), infrastructure, and consumer markets.
“I had the pleasure of working closely with Grace for many years,” said Brien Wassner, a co-leader of Sidley’s Private Equity practice. “Her industry knowledge and strong experience make her an excellent addition to our team.”
“As our private equity and M&A practice continues its high-growth trajectory, we’re excited to welcome Grace and the outstanding skills she brings with her to Sidley,” said Brian Fahrney, co-leader of the firm’s global M&A and Private Equity practice. “Her breadth of experience will enhance the value we bring to our clients.”
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