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Cornell Law School
G49 Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

Phone: (607) 254-5061
Fax: (607) 255-7193
Email: saf48@cornell.edu
Steven Flyer Adjunct Professor of Law (Fall term)

Professional Biography

Steven Flyer is a Managing Principal of Gotham Private Equity Partners, L.P. and is a member of Gotham’s Executive and Investment Committees. Prior to forming Gotham Private Equity, Mr. Flyer was a senior investment professional and a member of the Investment Committee at CNPE Management, the private equity and special situations arm of an international family office. Previously, Mr. Flyer was a Managing Director of Trimaran Capital Partners, L.L.C., where he was responsible for sourcing, structuring, negotiating and managing private equity investments, as well as being responsible for the legal affairs, investor relations and overall administration and operations. Before joining Trimaran Capital Partners, Mr. Flyer was an Executive Director in the Leveraged Finance Group of CIBC World Markets Corp. responsible for CIBC’s $400 million Argosy Merchant Fund. Prior to joining CIBC World Markets Corp., Mr. Flyer practiced law at Dewey Ballantine LLP where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, securities and private financings. Mr. Flyer currently serves on the board of directors of Two-Twenty Records Management, LLC and has served on numerous additional boards of directors including SuperNova Shipping, LLC, Consolidated Advisers, L.L.C. and El Pollo Loco, Inc. Mr. Flyer received his B.A. from Columbia University/Columbia College and his J.D. from Cornell Law School where he is a member of the Dean’s Special Leadership Committee and the Executive Committee of the Alumni Association.