Investment management; private funds; investment advisers; regulatory investigations.
Member of the New York State Bar Association.
Mr. Cleary was a partner for over 20 years and is now Senior Counsel in Seward & Kissel's Investment Management Group. John has practiced at the firm since 1984. Mr. Cleary specializes in the formation and representation of investment managers, private investment funds and related regulatory compliance and tax issues.
B.A., Fairfield University, magna cum laude (1981); J.D., Fordham University School of Law, cum laude (1984); LL.M. in Tax, New York University School of Law (1988).