New York – October 31, 2007 – LAWFUEL – The Legal Newswire – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP represented AIG Highstar Capital III (“Highstar III”) in its completed fundraising of US $3.5 billion. Highstar III is focused on high value-added investment opportunities in the infrastructure sector that possess significant downside protection and attractive upside potential.
Highstar is a group of investment professionals specializing in value added equity investments in infrastructure assets and businesses. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a leading international law firm with offices in New York, Washington D.C., London, Paris, Frankfurt, Moscow, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
The Debevoise team was led by partner Jennifer J. Burleigh and associate David T. Kraut and included partners Craig A. Bowman and Adele M. Karig, counsel Rafael Kariyev and associates Rochelle L. Shoretz, Steven Huntzinger, John C. Lynch and Elizabeth O. Bellis.