EagleTree Capital has named Stephanie McCavitt as general counsel. McCavitt’s work background includes 20 years with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP.
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–EagleTree Capital, a leading independent private equity and investment firm, today announced that Stephanie McCavitt has joined the Firm as General Counsel.
Over her distinguished 25-year legal career, including 20 years with Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP, Ms. McCavitt has advised numerous private equity and other clients on a wide variety of legal and tax matters. In her role as Counsel in the Private Funds practice group at Paul Weiss, Ms. McCavitt advised EagleTree on complex legal matters, including the formation of EagleTree’s last three private equity funds, and its recent structured financing and minority stake sale transactions.
EagleTree Co-Managing Partners Anup Bagaria and George Majoros said, “We’re absolutely delighted Stephanie has joined our firm. We’ve relied on her wise counsel and judgement over many years, and we expect she will quickly become an integral member of our team as our business continues to grow in complexity and size.”
“I’m delighted to be joining the EagleTree team,” said Ms. McCavitt. “I’ve had the pleasure of working closely with EagleTree’s senior partners for more than a decade, and I am thrilled to be joining such a prominent firm at this time of tremendous momentum.”
Stephanie McCavitt Biography
Prior to joining EagleTree Capital, Ms. McCavitt served as Private Funds Counsel at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, LLP for nearly 20 years. She received a B.B.A from the University of Massachusetts, a J.D. from New York Law School (magna cum laude) and an LL.M in Taxation from New York University School of Law.
About EagleTree Capital
EagleTree Capital is a leading independent private equity and investment firm. EagleTree manages capital on behalf of institutional and individual investors. The firm focuses on investments in the media and business services, consumer, and water and specialty industrial sectors. EagleTree is located in New York, New York. For more information, visit www.eagletree.com.