Akin Gump Advises Kennedy Lewis Investment Management in $175 Million Investment in Sanctuary Wealth

(New York) – An Akin Gump team advised Kennedy Lewis Investment Management, a leading opportunistic credit manager, in its $175 million investment in advisory firm Sanctuary Wealth.

The funding structured as a convertible note will be used to fuel Sanctuary Wealth’s M&A strategy and the organic growth of its partner firms, including advancing key priorities that will enhance the company's technology solutions and talent management initiatives.

The Akin Gump team advising Kennedy Lewis was led by corporate partners Nick Houpt and Luke Charleston and included leader of the firm’s special situations practice Dan Fisher; and corporate counsel Chase Armbrust and associates Penelope Shumway, Trevor Vega, and Raj Patel.

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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