Outside Counsel Solutions Adds Jan S. Wimpfheimer as Co-Managing Partner

May 25, 2010 , ,

Outside Counsel Solutions LLP , a full-service law firm, announced today the expansion of its corporate practice with the addition of Jan S. Wimpfheimer, a seasoned corporate lawyer with substantial experience both in the United States and abroad. Mr. Wimpfheimer, most recently a partner at Herzog, Fox & Neeman, will serve as Co-Managing Partner of the firm, along with Dov Schwell, and will head the firm’s new private equity and investment funds practices.

Jan practices general corporate and transactional law, with a focus on representing sponsors and investors in all types of private investment funds and handling international mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions for financial institutions, multi-national businesses, and other clients.

Jan’s private funds work includes advising on all aspects of fund formation for hedge funds and private equity funds, including venture capital, real estate, buyout, and other types of investment vehicles, as well as handling portfolio investments on their behalf.  His work in this field ranges from representation of institutional and private sponsors of investment funds to the handling of all aspects of mergers and acquisitions activity.

Jan’s extensive and diverse mergers and acquisitions experience has included, over the last several years, acquisitions of U.S. and Israeli companies by large multi-national corporations as well as investments in diversified businesses by private investment funds and large multi-national companies.

Jan worked for eight years at leading U.S. law firms (including Debevoise & Plimpton LLP). In 2001, Jan joined the prestigious Israeli firm, Herzog, Fox & Neeman – Israel’s largest law firm.

We are delighted to be bringing such a high-level and talented partner on board.  Jan’s addition to OCS strengthens our current corporate capabilities, while at the same time building our private equity and investment funds expertise.  Jan has advised a wide variety of clients and his broad experience will benefit our clients.” said Dov Schwell, Co-Managing Partner and head of the securities practice at Outside Counsel Solutions LLP.

Jan added: “I am looking forward to working with the deeply talented and experienced team at OCS to augment my current practice and drive the firm’s growth into new markets.  I was attracted by the firm’s entrepreneurial management and its emphasis on quality and added value, giving clients a high level of legal service and business counsel at attractively low rates.”

Jan received his law degree and M.B.A. from Columbia University.

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For more information, please contact:

Jan S. Wimpfheimer, Co-Managing Partner, Outside Counsel Solutions LLP, 646 328 0670, jan@outsidecounsel.net

Deborah Kandel, Director of Marketing, Outside Counsel Solutions LLP, 646 328 0856, dkandel@outsidecounsel.net

For purposes of bar rules, this press release may be considered attorney advertising.  The principal office of Outside Counsel Solutions LLP is located at 1430 Broadway, Suite 1615, New York, New York, 10018.  Prior results described herein do not guarantee a similar outcome.

About Outside Counsel Solutions LLP

Outside Counsel Solutions LLP, a full-service law firm provides top-quality legal services to clients ranging in size from among the largest Fortune 500 businesses to individuals and start-up companies. With attorneys based both in New York City and in Jerusalem, OCS is uniquely positioned to offer very attractive rates while maintaining its emphasis on providing top-quality legal services.

OCS attorneys are graduates of top U.S. law schools and have varied and extensive prior experience at leading U.S. law firms and companies.  This collective expertise spans a diverse range of practice areas.  OCS offers personal, efficient and remarkably cost-effective service from very qualified and experienced attorneys. To learn more about OCS, visit www.outsidecounsel.net.

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