May 25, 2023

Northstar Capital Invests in Capitol Services

MINNEAPOLIS, MN — Northstar Capital (“Northstar”), a provider of junior capital for middle market private equity transactions, is pleased to announce its investment in Capitol Services, a portfolio company of Clearview Capital, L.P.  (“Clearview”).

Founded in 1978, Capitol Services is a leading provider of tech-enabled outsourced legal and compliance services to law firms and corporate clients. Headquartered in Austin, TX, with additional client service centers located in California, Delaware, Florida, Louisiana, Nevada and New York, the company provides a full suite of client solutions to registered agents, law firms, corporate entities, and title companies. Capitol Services has built a strong reputation by providing high-touch customer service and has received the Austin American-Statesman’s Top Workplace recognition 13 years in a row. For more information on Capitol Services, please visit

Northstar provided debt and an equity co-investment to help Clearview finance the transaction. The Northstar team remains committed to partnering with experienced management teams and private equity sponsors to help good companies become even better. Capitol Services is the third platform investment in Northstar Mezzanine Partners VIII LP.

About Northstar Capital

Northstar Capital is an investment management company with offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Fargo, North Dakota. Northstar specializes in junior capital investments and equity co-investments in middle-market companies. Since inception, Northstar has partnered with more than 160 companies and raised nearly $2 billion in capital. Northstar invests in a diverse range of industries, including healthcare, industrials, consumer, business services, food and agriculture, outsourcing, and distribution.

About Clearview Capital

Founded in 1999, Clearview Capital is a private investment firm specializing in the acquisition and recapitalization of lower-middle market companies in North America. Since inception, the Clearview Capital team has completed more than 150 transactions in a wide variety of industries. The firm is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut and has additional offices in California, North Carolina and Tennessee.. For more information, please visit


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