Gibson Dunn Adds Private Equity Partner Brian Scrivani in New York

June 24, 2024

Gibson Dunn is pleased to announce that Brian Scrivani has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner and a member of the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity Practice Groups.

“Brian is a leading private equity partner who has worked with premier PE sponsors and their portfolio companies across all industries and verticals on some of their most complex and significant investments,” said Richard Birns, Co-Chair of Gibson Dunn’s Private Equity Practice Group. “His addition further solidifies our standing as a destination PE practice.”

“I am excited to join Gibson Dunn, and I look forward to collaborating with colleagues across the firm’s extensive, market-leading platform,” said Brian. “The talent here is remarkable, and the firm’s investment in the M&A and private equity space, as well as the practices that are critical to the future of the addressable market, allows us to provide unparalleled support to clients on their most important transactions.”

Brian’s addition reflects Gibson Dunn’s commitment to growing its M&A and private equity groups globally. Over the past year alone, the firm has added over two dozen transactional lateral partner hires, including high-profile M&A partner George Sampas, and elevated over a dozen transactional partners worldwide.

About Brian Scrivani

Brian advises private equity firms and public and private clients on leveraged buyouts and other private equity transactions, public company acquisitions, sales and divestitures and mergers of equals. He also advises boards of directors and special committees on corporate and securities laws, and fiduciary and corporate governance matters, including unsolicited offers, proxy contests and other activist defense matters.

Brian previously was a partner at another leading international law firm. He graduated with honors in 2007 from The University of Texas School of Law, where he served as Chief Articles Editor for the Texas Law Review.