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DLA Piper LLP

Investment Funds (International Firms)

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What the team is known for

Solid credentials in the hedge fund space, advising on strategy, structuring and capital raising for a range of different platforms. Handles both fund launches and spin-offs, with growing strength in the private equity sphere. Clients include significant players in financial services and top-tier asset managers, and a wide range of investors from Asia, Europe and the USA who can benefit from the firm's global reach.

Strengths

A client highlights the team's "experience in structuring funds and documentation, flexibility of thought, and timely and useful feedback."

Another client likes that the team is "capable of providing legal advice across regions in one shop" and adds: "The team is proactive and works very well with excellent time management, with very effective communication between different offices around the world."

Notable practitioners

Luke Gannon is well known for his wide range of expertise in private open and closed-end funds, and is often looked to by GPs and LP investors across a range of strategies, including real estate, digital technologies and securities. "He is very knowledgeable and efficient and can always provide immediate responses," one client states, adding: "He also has a wonderful network that help us to resolve our additional needs."

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Investment Funds (International Firms) Department

DLA Piper LLP

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160 Aldersgate Street

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Greater London

UK

EC1A 4HT

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Investment Funds (International Firms)


Luke Gannon
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