Ed Rhyne focuses his practice on private equity, including fund formations and private equity sponsored mergers and acquisitions, as well as capital financing transactions. Over his more than 30-year career, Mr. Rhyne has worked as a senior partner in law firms, as a member of a private equity firm and as in-house general counsel of two public companies. His experience includes fund formations, structuring and negotiating private equity sponsored mergers and acquisitions, complex limited partnerships and LLC investment and joint venture vehicles, and a wide variety of private equity capital financings.
Mr. Rhyne also has experience representing institutional investors in connection with their investments in private equity funds, as well as representing funds themselves in joint venture relationships with public companies and co-investments with other funds. Mr. Rhyne is particularly well-known among investment bankers and other clients in the Houston community for his informative M&A school and for his thoughtful client relationship development leadership at all levels.