SAVA SAVOV is an experienced private equity partner whose practice encompasses all areas of private equity, special situations and corporate law, including: acquisitions and disposals, distressed situations and restructuring, structured equity and other special situations investments, platform formations and investments, management equity, fund formation and general corporate advice. Although Sava is a generalist in respect of industry coverage, he has a particular focus on life sciences, real estate, financial services, technology and energy, where Sava leverages Sidley’s leading industry and regulatory practices.
Sava has represented clients such as Apollo Management, Bain Capital, Blackstone, Buckthorn, H.I.G. Capital Management, KKR, Mid Europa, Oaktree Capital Management, TowerBrook Capital Partners and TPG in a range of complex matters.
Prior to joining Sidley in 2016, Sava was a partner in the private equity practice of another international law firm. Between 2012 and 2015, he was in the private equity group of Oaktree Capital Management in London. Before Oaktree, Sava was an associate and then partner in the private equity practice of another international law firm.
Admissions & Certifications
- New York
- England and Wales (Solicitor)
- Harvard Law School, J.D., 2006 (cum laude)
- Brown University, B.A., 2003