ACG of Los Angeles Highlights from Trends in Private Equity
By Siobhan Burke and Rob Carlson
On September 16, 2009, Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP sponsored a workshop at ACG of Los Angeles' annual conference at the Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California. The firm had the opportunity to host a panel on Trends in Private Equity, with panel participants including Emily Alexander from Oaktree Capital Management, Linda Chaffin from Marwit Capital, Jeff Ennis from Wilshire Private Markets Group, and George Hawley from Trust Company of the West. Los Angeles partners, Siobhan Burke and Rob Carlson, co-moderated the workshop. The panel covered a variety of topics, and the principal points of their discussions are summarized in this client alert.