Miranda Lindl O’Connell represents fund of funds, private foundations, social entrepreneurs, pension plans and other institutional investors in private investment fund transactions. Miranda counsels clients regarding the investment in and secondary sale of interests in private investment funds of 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 entrepreneurs, private foundations, and 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. Miranda currently serves as deputy office managing partner of the firm's San Francisco office.
Miranda also counsels clients in the structuring, formation, and governance of US domestic and international private investment funds. She represents clients in the formation of funds of funds, funds sponsored by 501(c)(3) entities, corporate governance funds, venture funds, real estate funds, co-investment funds, and private equity funds.
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
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Asset Management, Law360 (2017)