O’Melveny Shortlisted for Two Private Equity International Awards


Julie Fei
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

NEW YORK -- December 18, 2015 --
O’Melveny & Myers LLP has been shortlisted for two 2015 Private Equity International Awards. The Firm has been nominated for Law Firm of the Year in Asia (Fund Formation) and for advising on Secondaries Deal of the Year in Asia. PEI writes, “the firm has an established presence in the [Singapore] region and one of the largest China-based RMB fund formation practices.” The winner is chosen based on votes from readers of the publication, with voting open until January 8, 2016.

O’Melveny also advised Sunsuper on its US$750 million portfolio sale, which is nominated for Secondaries Deal of the Year. The Australian superannuation fund sold about 40 funds managed by about 20 managers spread across Australia, Europe, and the US, to a group including Partners Group, in what is understood to be its first-ever secondaries sale.

O’Melveny & Myers LLP
With approximately 700 lawyers in 15 offices worldwide, O’Melveny & Myers LLP helps industry leaders across a broad array of sectors manage the complex challenges of succeeding in the global economy. We are a values-driven law firm, guided by the principles of excellence, leadership, and citizenship. Our commitment to these values is reflected in our dedication to improving access to justice through pro bono work and championing initiatives that increase the diversity of the legal profession. For more information, please visit www.omm.com.