The Legal Documents course is designed for the limited partner looking for an in-depth understanding of material legal documents. Participants will learn about the complex created by legal documents, key economic considerations and other critical aspects that relate to the investment process of a legal function.

This live, faculty-led program combines lecture-based learning with interactive networking and group work elements, featuring custom case studies designed uniquely for LPs by LPs.

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This program is part of the ILPA Institute’s Intensive series of courses, which means this program is designed for the limited partner with more than three years of experience in private equity or has completed the comprehensive private equity training and those in legal roles.

Key Learning Objectives

  • Learn about the private equity landscape from a legal perspective and how to differentiate core legal documents and typical legal structures
  • Apply an in-depth understanding of the economic and non-economic terms in limited partnership agreements
  • Identify issues that may arise in associated material agreements and use reasonableness checks, side letters and legal opinions to address them
  • Analyze general partner and advisory/management agreements to understand impact on the limited partner economics
  • Learn how to engage in GP negotiations with an in-class exercise to apply key course takeaways in real-time

Upcoming Live Courses

September 23-24, 2024
ILPA InstituteEurope, London
ILPA Institute: Legal Documents London (September)
October 24-25, 2024
ILPA InstituteMelbourne, Oceania
ILPA Institute: Legal Documents Melbourne (October)

Get Started with the ILPA Institute

No matter where you are in your private equity journey, the ILPA Institute has a path for you. Feel free to explore the different courses and program tiers below, or get your journey started with the ILPA Institute Learning Roadmap.