Cooley is one of the foremost authorities on capital fund formation in the United States. The Firm's specialized expertise and breadth of experience uniquely positions our litigators to handle litigation matters and resolve other operating problems that are specific to venture capital, leveraged buy-out and other private equity funds and their managers.
Our Venture Capital Litigation and Dispute Counseling attorneys are experienced with both judicial and alternative dispute resolution forums and have resolved all types of fund and management-company operating problems. We possess an in-depth understanding of the partnership agreements, economic relationships and industry customs and practices that define venture capital, leveraged buy-out and private equity funds. After more than five decades of counseling venture capital and other private equity groups on fundraising, governance and investment activities, we appreciate the importance of managing costs, maintaining confidentiality and protecting a fund's brand and reputation when seeking dispute resolution.