Miranda Lindl O’Connell is a private investment fund partner, co-leader of the ESG & Sustainability working group and office managing partner of the firm's San Francisco office. Her practice focuses on fund formation and investor side representation for clients such as fund of funds, private foundations, public charities, family offices, social impact entrepreneurs, pension plans and other institutional investors in a variety of structures including private equity funds, co-investment funds, venture funds, captive funds, separate accounts and other customized private finance options. She advises social impact entrepreneurs, private foundations, and public charities on a range of social impact investments including program-related investments, mission-related investments, and innovative investment vehicles and structures including social impact funds and debt and equity investments.
The American Bar Association presented Miranda with its Outstanding Volunteer in Public Service Award for her work at the Homeless Advocacy Project.
While in law school, Miranda served as an extern for Judge John T. Noonan of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Prior to law school, she worked as the race director for the San Francisco Marathon.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2008, J.D., Cum Laude
University of Colorado, 1999, B.A., Magna Cum Laude
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
Awards and Affiliations
Recommended, Tax: Not-for-profit (nonprofit and tax-exempt organizations), The Legal 500 US (2021)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Asset Management, Law360 (2017)
Board Member, Private Equity Women Investor Network (PEWIN)