Brexit and the U.S. Investment Industry: Strategies for U.S. Fund Managers

Broadcast Date: Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
John Stadtler
Winston Penhall
Gregg Beechey


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Reed Smith is a global relationship law firm with more than 1,800 lawyers in 26 offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Founded in 1877, the firm represents leading international businesses, from Fortune 100 corporations to mid-market and emerging enterprises. Its lawyers provide litigation and other dispute-resolution services in multi-jurisdictional and high-stakes matters, deliver regulatory counsel, and execute the full range of strategic domestic and cross-border transactions.


About Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP advises the world's leading investment firms, financial institutions and public and private corporations across all sectors on their most critical legal needs and business opportunities. The Firm's approximately 450 lawyers are based in North America and Europe.

Our global Asset Management Practice is comprised of 65+ lawyers and proud to be among the elite cadre of practices called upon by major financial institutions and well-seasoned sponsors to develop their fund complexes and see them through every stage of the investment cycle. The group is complemented and supported by our European and US private equity, finance, regulatory, compliance and tax teams to ensure our clients receive a 360-degree legal service. Such cross-border capabilities continue to lend our market-leading practice the opportunity to act for high-profile European and global clients across a range of asset classes, with a particular focus on private equity, infrastructure, energy/clean tech, venture/growth and credit.

Fried Frank’s clients benefit from our decades of experience providing legal and strategic advice on all aspects of fund formation and ongoing operations of funds and their managers. In addition, we advise clients on carried interest, co-investment and other incentive arrangements; fund restructurings/reorganisations, including management spin-outs; secondaries and spin-outs; LP representations; and placement agent representations.