Unquote associate editor Denise Ko Genovese talks Nigel van Zyl from Proskauer, which won the Law Firm of the Year (Fund Formation) category at the British Private Equity Awards.
Nigel van Zyl, a partner in Proskauer's funds practice, recaps the firm's mandates over the past year and how the market reacted to the coronavirus crisis. He also shares his outlook on the secondaries space and fund structuring market for the coming months.
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