Ice Miller Ranks in National Survey of Private Equity Law Firms
– Ice Miller LLP is recognized as the 7th most active law firm in the nation based on the number of private equity and venture capital funds worked on for general partners and limited partners that had a final close in 2012, according to the April 2013 issue of the Private Equity Analyst
, a publication of Dow Jones. Ice Miller had a total of 178 fund transactions closed in 2012.
In the same issue of Private Equity Analyst, Ice Miller is also recognized as the 30th most active law firm in the country by number of deals based on the number of private equity or venture capital deals negotiated and closed in 2012, with a total of 96 deals closed in 2012.
“The ranking validates our work in the private equity industry for more than 30 years,” said John Thornburgh
, chair of Ice Miller's Business Services Group
. “We feel fortunate to have the national recognition by Dow Jones, and we are grateful to our clients for giving us these many opportunities to work with them on their fund formations, acquisitions and investments.”
Ice Miller devotes significant resources to ensure its lawyers are aware of and understand emerging issues affecting private equity and venture capital funds including current and developing market terms. This enables the Firm to provide sophisticated legal services to fund sponsors, funds and limited partners and other fund investors on a cost effective basis.
About Ice Miller LLP
Founded in 1910, Ice Miller LLP is an Am Law 200 Firm with a nationally recognized reputation in many of its practice areas. Ice Miller offers a broad array of capabilities in virtually all areas of legal practice including: corporate, patents and trademarks, bankruptcy, lobbying, labor and employment, litigation, employee benefits, real estate, municipal finance and public law. With offices in Chicago, Cleveland, Columbus, DuPage County, Ill., Indianapolis and Washington, D.C., the Firm has more than 300 attorneys, 40 other service professionals and 275 support staff members. For additional information, visit www.icemiller.com
This press release is intended for general information purposes only and does not and is not intended to constitute legal advice.