Los Angeles Business Journal (LABJ) named partners Dan Clivner and Mehdi Khodadad to the “Leaders of Influence: Private Equity Investors & Advisors 2020” list. The special section of LABJ spotlights outstanding professionals comprising the Los Angeles private equity lending and advising landscape.
Dan is a member of Sidley’s Executive Committee and the managing partner of the greater Los Angeles offices. He is a global co-leader of the firm’s M&A and Private Equity group. Dan handles high-profile transactional matters for clients in the media and entertainment, telecom, technology, financial services, and retail industries.
Mehdi’s practice focuses on representing leading technology and life sciences companies and their private equity and other investment sponsors. He counsels corporate clients, entrepreneurs, and investors on a wide variety of transactions, including private and public financings, corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs, and related private equity transactions, cross-border, and other structured corporate transactions.