BETH M. QUINTANA represents a wide range of private equity fund managers in connection with their fund formation activities. Beth is a partner in Sidley’s Investment Funds practice group and has significant experience working with funds operating and raising capital across different geographies (U.S./North America, Europe and Asia) as well as funds focused on making investments in specific industries (such as real assets, food and agriculture, financial services and manufacturing).
In addition, Beth represents institutional investors and fund of fund clients in connection with their investments in leading private investment funds, co-investments and acquisitions of interests in fund sponsors and otherwise.
Representative transactions include:
- Single asset funds
- Credit opportunity funds
- Real estate funds
- Venture capital funds
- Distressed funds
- Buyout funds
- Growth equity funds
- Secondary funds
- Managed accounts and single investor funds
Beth and her colleagues have been recognized as the “Best North American Law Firm” in the 2011 and 2013 Hedgeweek Awards and as “Investment Funds Team of the Year for the U.S.” by Chambers and Partners in 2008 and 2013. Sidley also received first-tier national rankings in the 2015 U.S. News — Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” rankings for Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law, and Derivatives and Futures Law. Sidley received these national rankings for the third consecutive year and each year since the survey’s inception. Sidley also earned the 2014 U.S. News — Best Lawyers “Law Firm of the Year” recognition in the Private Funds/Hedge Funds Law category. Additionally, Institutional Investor’s Alpha Magazine named Sidley the 2014 “Top Onshore (U.S.) Law Firm” serving the hedge fund industry.