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Weil Advised Genstar in Formation of $3.95B Private Equity Fund

Weil advised Genstar Capital, a San Francisco-based middle market private equity firm focused on investments in the financial services, software, industrial technology and health care industries, on the closing of Genstar Capital Partners VIII. The closing of Genstar Capital Partners VIII included $3.1 billion of limited partner capital commitments, $650 million of committed overage capacity from select Limited Partners and another $200 million from Genstar and affiliated entities.

The Weil team that advised Genstar was led by Head of U.S. Private Funds Jonathon Soler and Private Funds partner Andrew Chizzik and included Tax partner Stanley Ramsay; Private Funds associates Katie Dziedzic, Oliver Prakash-Jenkins, Lana Castor, Daniel Bogdan, and Becki Steinberg; and Tax associate Lauren Gorsche.