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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

ONE NEW YORK PLAZA, NEW YORK, NY 10004, USA
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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

Lisa Schneider

Tel:
Work 212-859-8784
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Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

Work Department

Corporate, asset management

Position

Lisa Schneider is a corporate partner resident in Fried Frank's New York office. Ms. Schneider's practice is focused primarily on the structuring and representation of hedge funds and other alternative investment products. She regularly advises major financial institutions and fund sponsors on the structuring of management companies and compensation plans, the establishment of investment funds and accounts, including hybrid funds and bespoke products, day-to-day operational and regulatory matters and seed investments.

Career

Ms. Schneider joined the Firm in 2002 and became partner in 2010. Ms. Schneider also serves on the Firm's Governance Committee. 

Education

Ms. Schneider received her JD from New York University School of Law in 2002, and her BA from Emory College in 1999.


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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