Timothy Mungovan is a partner in the Litigation Department, co-head of the Commercial Litigation Practice Group, co-head of the Private Equity & Hedge Fund Litigation practice and a member of the Private Investment Funds Group. Tim has an international practice in complex commercial litigation, advising public and private companies in a variety of areas, including securities, corporate governance, fiduciary obligations, investment management and financial services, fraud and trade secrets.
In addition to his regular commercial litigation practice, Tim focuses on disputes involving private investment funds including hedge, private equity and venture capital funds and other limited partnerships. He has advised funds, fund sponsors, investment advisers, managers, principals, feeder funds, institutional and individual investors in various disputes, including control contests, partnership disputes, restructurings, removal of a general partner and claims of fraud. He is widely recognized for litigating hedge fund fraud and representing investors in redemption disputes.
Tim is ranked as a leading lawyer by Chambers USA, which notes his special focus on disputes involving funds, and has been recognized by Benchmark Litigation as a litigation star in Massachusetts. Tim is also recognized by Best Lawyers in America, where clients laud him as a highly skilled and experienced lawyer with unmatched integrity, impressive work ethic, knowledge base and communication style, as well as for his skills in the courtroom.
Tim has published numerous articles and client alerts on a range of legal issues, with a particular emphasis on private fund disputes. He has spoken extensively at investment management and hedge fund industry conferences and seminars, and is frequently sought out by major media outlets for his insights into breaking legal trends and current issues.
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