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David Riley Joins Sadis & Goldberg

David Riley has joined Sadis & Goldberg LLP as a San Francisco-based partner in the firm's corporate and financial services group. He will focus on venture, buyout and hedge fund formation and ongoing services. 


Sadis & Goldberg LLP is proud to announce the addition of David A. Riley to its San Francisco office as a Partner in the Corporate and Financial Services Group. He will concentrate his practice in the formation of and ongoing servicing to private equity funds and hedge funds, and corporate and securities transactions.

“We are excited to bring such an experienced and competent attorney on board,” said Ron S. Geffner, head of Corporate and Financial Services Group. “We feel that this addition to our San Francisco office will strengthen our intellectual capital and enable us to continue the services we offer while upholding our commitment to excellent service.”

Mr. Riley's practice primarily involves representing U.S. and international private equity funds, venture capital funds, hedge funds, real asset, resources and energy funds, debt funds, fund-of-funds and other investment funds regarding a wide range of activities, including fund formation, portfolio investments, regulatory issues, and bank financings and other commercial arrangements such as liquidity and leveraging facilities. Mr. Riley has completed numerous private equity fund formation and restructuring engagements during his career.

Mr. Riley also has extensive experience advising clients with respect to public and private debt, equity and structured financings, including SEC-registered offerings, Rule 144A and Regulation S offerings and traditional private placements, mergers and acquisitions, debt restructuring, private equity investments, strategic investments and other corporate transactions. He has represented U.S., Asian, European and other clients with respect to a broad range of cross-border financings and international activities.

Mr. Riley received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center. He received his B.A., cum laude, in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. Mr. Riley is admitted to practice in California and New York.

About Sadis & Goldberg LLP:

Sadis & Goldberg LLP is a leading New York based law firm focused on delivering sophisticated and creative legal solutions in a highly professional manner. The firm is nationally recognized for its formidable financial services practice that consists of representing several hundred investment advisers and related investment entities (including hedge funds, private equity funds and venture capital funds). Similarly, the firm provides regulatory and compliance advice and representation in connection with SEC enforcement proceedings. Notwithstanding the emphasis on the financial services industry, the firm also provides a full range of tax, litigation, real estate, intellectual property and corporate services to its clients.