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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

801, 17TH STREET, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20006, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 639 7000
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Fax +1 202 639 7003
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www.friedfrank.com
Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

Walid Khuri

Tel:
Work +1 202 639 7013
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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Corporate Department, Asset Management

Position

Mr. Khuri is a corporate partner, resident in Washington, DC. His practice focuses primarily on fund-related work, including the structuring and offering of hedge funds, funds-of-funds, and other alternative investment products. He also regularly advises hedge funds and other clients on trading and operational issues, including advice regarding swaps and other derivative products.

Career

Joined in 2000; became partner in 2005.

Education

Mr. Khuri received his JD, with honors, from George Washington University Law School in 1996, where he served as Editor of the Law Review, and his BA from Brown University in 1991.


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Alternative/hedge funds

Within: Alternative/hedge funds

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP’s 'knowledgeable, thorough, and responsive' team advises a number of well-known names in the hedge fund arena on a broad range of regulatory issues, fund seeding deals, and fund launches and reorganizations, and reports an uptick in manager M&A mandates. Lawrence Barshay heads the practice, and has solid expertise in complex fund formations. Lisa Schneider acts as counsel to Citadel regarding structuring of funds, and Walid Khuri, based in Washington DC, provides ongoing advice to Goldman Sachs Hedge Fund Strategies. Jonathan Adler is also a name to note. Other clients include Point72, BlackRock, and Brookfield Asset Management. The team is based in New York unless stated otherwise.

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