Fried Frank Nabs Kirkland & Ellis Private Equity Pro

Law360, New York (June 10, 2011, 2:21 PM EDT) -- Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP has lured a corporate partner who focuses on the formation and operation of private equity funds away from Kirkland & Ellis LLP for its New York office, the company announced in early June.

Ian Schwartz, who joins Fried Frank's asset management and private equity funds group, has been counsel for both multibillion-dollar and middle-market private investment fundraisings, the firm said on June 6.

His clients include institutional and boutique sponsors in the U.S. and overseas, across an array of...
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