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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

ONE NEW YORK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NY 10004, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 859 8000
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Fax +1 212 859 4000
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www.friedfrank.com
Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

Jonathan Adler

Tel:
Work 212 859 8662
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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Corporate, asset management, private acquisitions and private equity, mergers and acquisitions

Position

Jonathan Adler is a corporate partner and focuses primarily on representing financial institutions and asset managers with respect to large, complex transactions involving alternative investment vehicles, including hedge funds, real estate funds, private equity funds and hybrid funds. In particular, he provides advice regarding fund formation and regulation as well as acquisitions and dispositions of interests in alternative investment managers. He also focuses on areas including Regulation D, Section 13(d), Section 16 and Rule 144.

Career

Mr. Adler has made presentations at the New York City Bar, the Practicing Law Institute and several prominent investment banks. He joined Fried Frank in 1994 and became a partner in 2002.

Member

He is a member of the American Bar Association.

Education

Mr. Adler received his JD from Columbia Law School in 1994 where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and his BA, magna cum laude, from Yeshiva 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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