March 31, 2023
New York partner Richard Birns was named a 2023 Dealmaker of the Year by The American Lawyer. The publication noted his work for Elliott Management in the $16 billion acquisition of Nielsen Holdings. The profile was published on March 27, 2023.
Richard Birns is Co-Chair of Gibson Dunn’s Private Equity Practice Group. He regularly represents private equity firms and companies on domestic and cross-border leveraged buyouts, strategic mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, carve-outs, minority investments and joint ventures.