Steve Camahort is a partner in the Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions practices at Paul Hastings, based in the firm’s San Francisco office. Mr. Camahort has extensive experience in M&A and related corporate governance issues. He has worked for corporate clients, private equity funds, and financial advisors in negotiated and hostile transactions, with a particular emphasis on the technology and life science sectors. In the 2019 edition of Chambers Global, sources say, “He is very creative, especially calm and always focused on the business goals of a transaction.”
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Private Equity Clients:
Investment Banking Clients:
Mr. Camahort has been cited in numerous guides to leading M&A practitioners, such as Chambers Global Guide to The World’s Leading Lawyers , the Best Lawyers in America (including as 2018 and 2014 Lawyer of the Year (M&A - San Francisco)), the Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, Northern California Super Lawyers magazine, The International Who’s Who of Mergers & Acquisition Lawyers, The Legal Media Group Guide to the World’s Leading M&A Lawyers, the PLC Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions Handbook, and Who’s Who Legal – California.
Paul Hastings Continues Corporate Growth Hot Streak, Adding Top Tech M&A Team in Silicon Valley
February 22, 2019
Vector Capital to Acquire Aspect Software
January 02, 2019
TIBCO Acquires Orchestra Network
December 06, 2018
Saba Software, a Portfolio Company of Vector Capital, to Acquire Lumesse
October 03, 2018
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2018
May 11, 2018
Danaher to Acquire Integrated DNA Technologies
March 09, 2018
Goldman Sachs Serves as Financial Advisor to Amazon on $13.7 billion Whole Foods Market Acquisition
June 16, 2017
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2017
June 05, 2017
Vector Capital to Acquire Sandvine Corporation
May 30, 2017
Saba Software and Vector Capital to Acquire Halogen Software
February 27, 2017
MSC Software To Be Acquired by Hexagon for $834 Million
February 03, 2017
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Announces $8.8 Billion Spin-Off and Merger of Non-Core Software Assets with Micro Focus International
September 08, 2016
High-Profile M&A/Private Equity Team Joins Paul Hastings in San Francisco
July 05, 2016
Delaware Court Finds “Material Adverse Change” Permitted Merger Termination
October 03, 2018
Recognized by Chambers USA 2019
Chambers USA 2019: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business listed the firm in 44 practice areas and named 107 firm lawyers to its rankings of leading lawyers and law firms in the United States.
April 26, 2019
Recognized by Chambers Global 2019
Chambers Global 2019: The World’s Leading Lawyers listed the firm in 37 research areas and named 59 firm lawyers to its rankings of leading lawyers and law firms adept in complex international work and with strong cross-border capabilities.
February 14, 2019
Recognized by Chambers USA 2018
Chambers USA 2018: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business listed the firm in 45 research areas and named 112 firm lawyers to its rankings of leading lawyers and law firms in the United States.
May 15, 2018
Best Lawyers in America - 2018 Lawyer of the Year (M&A - San Francisco)
Steve Camahort was named 2018 Lawyer of the Year (M&A - San Francisco) by Best Lawyers in America.
August 01, 2017
Recognized by Chambers USA 2017
Chambers USA 2017: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business named 46 of the firm’s practice areas and 112 individuals to its ranking of leading lawyers and law firms in the United States.
June 05, 2017
Best Lawyers in America - 2014 Lawyer of the Year (M&A - San Francisco)
Steve Camahort was named 2014 Lawyer of the Year (M&A - San Francisco) by Best Lawyers in America.
August 01, 2013