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Catherine M. Turgeon

F:  917.344.8821


Catherine M. Turgeon specializes in complex U.S. and offshore investment and financing transactions.  Drawing on more than 15 years of experience, she represents leading hedge funds, private equity funds, investment banks and other financial institutions in intricate private equity investments, joint ventures and mergers and acquisitions. She also advises clients on general corporate and regulatory matters. more +

Ms. Turgeon works with clients throughout the life cycle of their investments in companies: advising them on their rights and duties as investors, including with respect to board appointees; negotiating follow-on investments; evaluating proposed investments by new investors; effecting divestitures through private sales or the public markets; and providing guidance on restructuring or recapitalization of companies.

Prior to joining RK&O, Ms. Turgeon was an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP. Ms. Turgeon is admitted to practice in New York.


  • Acquisitions of control stakes in hedge fund managers and private equity fund managers.
  • Portfolio sales by hedge funds, private equity funds and financial institutions.
  • Newly-formed private equity fund management company in negotiating an anchor investment.
  • Investments in mining, pharma and retail companies in South America.
  • Venture capital investments in energy, bio-industrial, bio-tech, medical technology, pharma, social media, communications, Internet, computer hardware and retail companies.
  • Formation and capitalization of a credit fund.
  • Formation and capitalization of an alternative asset management platform.
  • Formation and capitalization of a finance company that was later taken public.
  • Capitalization of a new private equity fund in South America.
  • Acquisition financing, rescue financing and liquidity financing to industrial companies in South America.
  • Private tender offer to limited partners in a private equity fund.
  • Portfolio purchases from private equity funds.
  • Investments in commercial real estate and infrastructure projects in Asia.