University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., with High Honors, 2013, Order of the Coif; Member, North Carolina Law Review, 2012-13
Wake Forest University, M.S., 2007
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 2005
Kader Crawford is a transactional attorney whose primary focus includes fund formation and private investment transactions, alternative investments, joint ventures and various lending transactions. He works extensively with private equity sponsors with respect to their formation and capital-raising activities, and institutional and fund of funds investors in making alternative investments of all types. He is a regular contributor to the Triangle Funds blog.
Kader's transactional practice includes a focus on senior and subordinated lending transactions, health care joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. He also has extensive experience with complex governance and capital structures, business formation, private offering and sale of equity securities, equity compensation plans and employment agreements, and purchases of businesses.
Prior to joining the firm, Kader worked as a tax accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Represents private equity sponsor in raising over $100 million of capital commitments for multiple funds.
Represents private equity sponsor in various internal governance matters, including partner admissions and exits.
Represents various institutional investors in over $1 billion of investments in alternative investment funds.
Represents national health care corporation in the negotiation and development of joint venture operations with other hospitals and physician partners.
Represents the lead agent and arranger of over $1 billion of senior credit facilities for various investment manager borrowers, including registered investment advisers and insurance companies.
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- April 14, 2016Triangle Funds Blog
- Nov. 17, 2014Triangle Funds Blog
- Oct. 21, 2013Tax Notes (October 21, 2013), at 295 (with Gregg D. Polsky)
- North Carolina Bar Association