Iain Cullen leads the field in hedge funds. Iain is widely recognised as a leading practitioner focussing particularly on structuring hedge funds and advising hedge fund managers. He has advised on the establishment of some of the largest and best known UK hedge fund managers, including Brevan Howard, BlueCrest, Lansdowne, Marshall Wace, Egerton and Capula.
Iain continues to champion the interests of hedge funds across the financial services industry and serves as (honorary) General Counsel of AIMA (the Alternative Investment Management Association). He was Co-Chairman of the Commodities, Futures and Options Committee of the Section on Business Law of the International Bar Association and was the co-editor of Hedge Funds: Law and Regulation published by Sweet & Maxwell. Iain’s individual leading position in the industry was recognised when he received the Hedge Funds – Law and Practice – Outstanding Contribution award at the Hedge Fund Journal Awards 2014.