Reitler Opens First West Coast Workplace in Los Angeles

Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt LLP, a full-service boutique legislation agency, has opened its first West Coast workplace in Los Angeles, California. This growth displays Reitler’s nationwide shopper base within the areas of enterprise capital, non-public fairness, mergers & acquisitions, mental property, industrial litigation and leisure issues.

“As the one boutique full-service legislation agency centered on enterprise capital and rising expertise markets, growth to the West Coast is a pure subsequent step,” mentioned Ed Reitler. “Our agency has been constructed from the start to help the nationwide enterprise neighborhood, its pioneering corporations and the funds that spend money on them, all of which have resulted within the Agency serving as counsel in additional than 2,000 enterprise capital financings over the previous 25 years.”

“Our agency is all the time in search of alternatives to serve and help enterprise exercise,” mentioned Scott Rosenblatt. “Our West Coast workplace displays Reitler’s dedication to the quickly increasing enterprise neighborhood in Los Angeles and in Southern California usually.”

Reitler ranks among the many most energetic Enterprise Capital legislation companies within the U.S. and globally. As of the primary quarter of 2021, Reitler ranked 9th nationally and 12th globally among the many most energetic legislation companies in enterprise capital offers and achieved High 20 standing in all trade sectors ranked by Pitchbook, together with media, software program, IT {hardware} and shopper items. In Pitchbook’s new illustration class, Reitler ranked 9th in U.S. investor representations and 12th in U.S. firm representations amongst all Enterprise Capital legislation companies.

“Reitler is an elite legislation agency that delivers constantly superior work for my corporations, with extremely responsive turnaround instances and really aggressive charges,” mentioned Clark Landry, a serial entrepreneur and early stage investor. “Reitler’s rising presence within the thriving Los Angeles enterprise ecosystem will probably be disruptive to the authorized market right here. They perceive what entrepreneurs and traders want from a legislation agency.”

The Los Angeles workplace will probably be situated in Santa Monica and will probably be led by Eli Shahmoon, who works within the Agency’s Enterprise Capital / Rising Corporations, M&A and Fund Formation practices, and Hays Ellisen, who works within the Agency’s Fund Formation and Funding Administration practices.

Over the course of his 20-year profession, Eli Shahmoon has developed a multi-faceted apply advising shoppers that vary from multi-billion-dollar hedge funds to small, fledgling tech start-up corporations. He has various expertise throughout a number of industries, together with publishing, shopper merchandise and monetary companies. Purchasers typically depend on Eli for his enterprise acumen and intensive expertise for operational and advertising steerage in addition to for authorized counsel. Eli has served as Chief Working Officer of Gandhara Capital Administration in London, a global hedge fund administration firm with over $2 billion property underneath administration.

Hays Ellisen focuses his apply on fund formation, funding administration, non-public securities choices, and normal company and enterprise issues. Hays’ fund formation shoppers embody managers of hedge funds, enterprise funds, actual property funds, non-public fairness funds, and crypto asset funds. Hays additionally recurrently advises entrepreneurs and firms with respect to joint ventures, mergers & acquisitions, debt and lending transactions, and employment issues.

About Reitler

Reitler Kailas & Rosenblatt LLP is a full-service boutique legislation agency that delivers responsive, high-quality authorized companies to classy enterprise shoppers. Reitler possesses main capabilities in enterprise capital and personal fairness financings, fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, and securities choices. Reitler can also be well known within the fields of mental property, government compensation, home and worldwide taxation, company governance, industrial litigation, actual property, hospitality and maritime legislation.

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