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Robert Lee
Partner
 
CityPoint | One Ropemaker Street
London EC2Y 9HU EN
 
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Phone: +44-(0)20-7275-6388
Fax: +44-(0)20-7275-6502
Rob Lee is a Partner in the Private Funds Practice in the London office. Rob’s practice focuses on the formation and operation of private investment funds across a variety of investment strategies, as well as related aspects of the alternative investment class, including managed accounts, co-investment arrangements and the structuring of carried interest and other incentive schemes. Rob has represented various sponsors of private equity, infrastructure and other alternative investment funds, including EQT, Cinven, Apax Partners and CVC Capital Partners.

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Work Highlights
  • Cinven in the formation and raising of the sixth Cinven fund, a €7 billion private equity fund
  • EQT in the formation and raising of EQT VII, a €6.75 billion private equity fund
  • EQT in the formation and raising of EQT Infrastructure III, a €4 billion infrastructure fund, and EQT Infrastructure II, a €1.9 billion infrastructure fund
  • EQT in the formation and raising of EQT Mid Market, a €1 billion mid-market private equity fund, and EQT Mid Market U.S., a $720 U.S.-focused mid-market private equity fund      
  • CVC Capital Partners in the formation and raising of CVC VII, a €16 billion private equity fund and CVC VI, a €10.9 billion private equity fund
Education
  • Oxford Institute of Legal Practice, 2005 L.P.C.
  • University of the West of England, 2004 Post Graduate Diploma in Law
  • University of Bristol, 2003 B.S.c.
    First Class Hons.
Associations
  • Law Society of England and Wales
Admissions
  • England and Wales 2007

Rob Lee is a Partner in the Private Funds Practice in the London office. Rob’s practice focuses on the formation and operation of private investment funds across a variety of investment strategies, as well as related aspects of the alternative investment class, including managed accounts, co-investment arrangements and the structuring of carried interest and other incentive schemes. Rob has represented various sponsors of private equity, infrastructure and other alternative investment funds, including EQT, Cinven, Apax Partners and CVC Capital Partners.

Representative transactions on which Rob has advised include:

  • Cinven in the formation and raising of the sixth Cinven fund, a €7 billion private equity fund
  • CVC Capital Partners in the formation and raising of CVC VII, a €16 billion private equity fund and CVC VI, a €10.9 billion private equity fund
  • EQT in the formation and raising of EQT VII, a €6.75 billion private equity fund
  • EQT in the formation and raising of EQT Infrastructure III, a €4 billion infrastructure fund and EQT Infrastructure II, a €1.9 billion infrastructure fund
  • EQT in the formation and raising of EQT Mid Market, a €1 billion mid-market private equity fund and EQT Mid Market U.S., a $720 U.S.-focused mid-market private equity fund      
  • The migration of management and related arrangements for a European private equity fund manager to Luxembourg
  • Establishment of various side car structures to accommodate specific legal and related structuring requirements, including for investment in FCC regulated companies
  • Establishment of dedicated “fund of one” co-investment platform vehicles and multiple co-investments for European sponsors
  • Ownership re-organization and restructuring for a major European private equity advisory business       
Rob received his B.S.c. in Philosophy & Politics from the University of Bristol, with First Class honours, in 2003. Rob received his Post Graduate Diploma in Law from University of the West of England in 2004; and his Legal Practice Course from the Oxford Institute of Legal Practice in 2005.

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