An M&A Lawyer’s Most Powerful Tool: Building Community

Jan 13, 2022

M&A transactions can appear dautinginvolving complex technical and high stakes elements. But at its core, M&A really focuses on leveraging the human relationships and processes of two combined businesses. As a community centric and naturally social person, Gabrielle DiBernadri, an Associate at Ropes & Gray, has found a unique way to share her gifts when advising her private equity clients. We’ll sit down with Gabrielle as she shares her secrets of bringing authenticity and fun into dealmaking and fostering business relationships.  

Guests: Gabrielle Dibernadri, Ropes & Gray

Gabrielle DiBernardi joined the corporate and private equity transactions group of Ropes & Gray in 2021. Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Gabrielle was a senior mergers and acquisitions associate in the New York office of another international law firm. 

Gabrielle represents private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, and private companies and investors in connection with mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, equity investments, joint-ventures and general corporate matters. Gabrielle regularly represents clients in competitive auction scenarios, both as sellers and bidders, across various industries, including health care, technology, energy and infrastructure and manufacturing. 

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An M&A Lawyer’s Most Powerful Tool: Building Community