Morgan Lewis lawyers combine industry and market knowledge to guide clients in the development of—and investment in—global hedge funds across all strategies and asset classes in every major tax jurisdiction around the world. With more than 150 lawyers collaborating across North America, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East, we advise managers, investors, general partners, limited partners, investment advisers, and service providers for all types of hedge funds. We are a market leader in novel and complex structures for hedge fund formation and investment, such as customized funds, separate managed accounts, investment management agreements, nondiscretionary joint ventures, team lift-outs, and investment platform launches.
Our lawyers represent hundreds of global hedge fund managers—from promising start-ups to well-established funds—including more than half of the world’s 50 largest hedge funds and 6 of the world’s 10 largest hedge fund managers. Our clients include all types of domestic and offshore hedge funds across a broad range of investment and financing strategies, including customized “funds of one,” crossover funds, hybrid hedge/private equity funds, funds of funds, master-feeder funds, and many of the largest and most active institutional investors.
We advise on all major issues managers face at every stage of their development and our hedge fund regulatory practice is one of the leading practices globally.
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