Highlights

  • Largest hedgefund practice on the West Coast
  • Over 800 investment manager clients
  • Manage over 80 fund launches a year

Private Funds - Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds, Real Estate Funds & Venture Capital Funds

  • Manage fund launches in a wide variety of asset classes
  • Extensive expertise in nontraditional asset classes
  • Pioneering work with cryptocurrency managers
  • Negotiated seed deals and strategic investments in private fund managers
  • Negotiated purchase and sale agreements for fund managers
  • Developed structured products and SPV's for leveraged vehicles, tax efficiency and access to foreign markets
  • Negotiated loan agreements for investment managers and for fund vehicles
  • Negotiated ISDAs, Prime Brokerage Agreements, and other Counterparty documents with over 20 counterparties
  • Successfully resolved regulatory inquiries with the SEC, the CFTC and the NFA
  • Structured compensation plans and advised on numerous employment matters