An acute understanding of the industry and changing global regulatory environment

With a combination of technical legal skills and deep knowledge of industry practice, our multidisciplinary global hedge funds team has broad experience in advising hedge funds and hedge funds-of-funds and their managers on a variety of matters, including:

  • Structuring and formation issues (including master-feeder, side-by-side, hybrid and umbrella fund structures)
  • Seed and anchor capital investments and other strategic arrangements
  • Negotiations with investors, trading counterparties and service providers
  • Customized investor vehicles and separately managed accounts
  • Management company structuring and formation issues
  • Registration and compliance with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Commodity Futures Trading Commission, National Futures Association, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, and Financial Conduct Authority
  • Regulatory filings, including Forms ADV, PF, CPO-PQR and 13D, F, G and H, and Treasury and Bureau of Economic Analysis forms
  • Regulatory examinations, investigations and other proceedings
  • Investment and trading activities