Elissa Port focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, general corporate representation and private equity fund formation. She has broad experience advising private equity funds and family offices in a range of investment and compliance matters.
Elissa represents strategic and private equity clients in leveraged buyout, merger, stock and asset purchase and sale transactions across multiple jurisdictions. Her experience spans a wide range of industries, including health care, chemicals, food and beverage, and manufacturing.
Elissa also has a background in fund formation, family office structuring, and related regulatory and compliance matters. Elissa brings a unique perspective to this area of her practice, having served as the chief compliance officer for the US registered investment advisers of a major financial institution prior to joining the firm.