Sidley Austin LLP is pleased to announce that David Grinberg has joined the firm as a partner in the Century City office. He will be a member of Sidley’s global M&A practice. Mr. Grinberg previously chaired the M&A practice at his former firm and brings extensive leadership and transactional experience to his role at Sidley.
Mr. Grinberg focuses his practice on M&A and private equity. He regularly serves a range of clients, from family-owned businesses to exchange-listed companies, as well as private equity funds, family offices, investment banks, institutional investors and financial advisers. He also advises clients and their directors on issues regarding governance, corporate strategy and shareholder activism.
“David is well-versed in handling complicated, high-profile deals and is a top-tier corporate lawyer whose experience with noteworthy transactions makes him an ideal addition to our global M&A team,” said Paul Choi, co-leader of Sidley’s global M&A practice. “David’s impressive skills closing deals worth billions of dollars will be of immediate value to our many corporate clients.”
“David’s knowledge of the L.A. market and wealth of experience understanding complex M&A issues are invaluable. He’s also a terrific guy who I look forward to working with,” said Dan Clivner, co-managing partner of Sidley’s Los Angeles offices. “More than ever we are continuing to seek out the best and the brightest lawyers to join us in Greater Los Angeles, and David certainly fits that bill.”
Mr. Grinberg was named a “Leading Lawyer” in The Legal 500 United States 2015 for M&A: Middle-Market. He was also recognized in Chambers USA 2015 as a “Recognized Practitioner” for Southern California, Corporate/M&A.
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