August 18, 2020

Mr. Poss is recognized for guiding some of the firm’s most active private equity acquirers on countless deals.

Jeffrey Poss, Co-Chair of Willkie’s Private Equity Practice Group, was named Private Equity Adviser of the Year at The Deal’s Middle Market Awards, announced on July 31.

A go-to adviser for many of Willkie’s longtime private equity clients and their portfolio companies, The Deal recognized his work advising clients in all phases of the business lifecycle, including more than 50 deals in the upper middle market in 2019.

In a feature article, The Deal highlights significant private equity deals Mr. Poss led over the past year, how he saw dealmaking differ between 2019 and 2020, and his particular focus on the financial services and fintech industries.

The Deal Middle Market Awards highlight the leading lawyers, bankers, investors and advisers in middle-market transactions.

Read: Private Equity Adviser of the Year: Jeffrey Poss

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