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Brent Costello

Managing Director
Brent.Costello@focusbankers.com

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Managing Partner, Sun West M&A Advisors

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Partner, Kaye Scholer LLP

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Associate, Cravath, Swaine & Moore

Industry Expertise

Manufacturing and distribution

Industry Expertise

Pharmaceutical

Industry Expertise

Entertainment

Industry Expertise

Aerospace

Industry Expertise

Information systems

Industry Expertise

Publishing

Brent Costello, a FOCUS Managing Director, has more than thirty years experience as an investment banker and mergers and acquisition and corporate finance lawyer. He has represented a wide range of clients in cross-border and domestic transactions, including small to mid-capitalization enterprises and public and private companies that also include family-owned entities. His clients represent various industries, including manufacturing and distribution, pharmaceutical, entertainment, aerospace, information systems, publishing, insurance, and hi-tech.

Prior to joining FOCUS, Mr. Costello was the Managing Partner of Sun West M&A Advisors, a firm specializing in M&A advisory services to private middle market companies.

Previously, Mr. Costello was a partner with the international law firm Kaye Scholer LLP where he was responsible for handling billions of dollars of corporate and finance transactions for major firm clients in its New York City and Los Angeles offices. He started his career as an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, an international law firm headquartered in New York City.

Mr. Costello holds a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center; and he graduated with a B.A. (cum laude) from Yale University.

Contact Information

Brent Costello
Managing Director

355 S. Grand Avenue
Suite 2450
Los Angeles, CA 90071
United States

Office: 213-943-1395
Fax: 213-943-1397
Mobile: 818-613-0096
Brent.Costello@focusbankers.com
Office of Supervisory Jurisdiction: Los Angeles, California