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Proskauer Rose LLP

11 TIMES SQUARE, NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036-8299, USA
Tel:
Work +1 212 969 3000
Fax:
Fax +1 212 969 2900
Email:
Web:
www.proskauer.com

Michael Mavrides

Tel:
Work (212) 969-3670
Email:
Proskauer Rose LLP

Work Department

CORPORATE

Position

Michael Mavrides is a partner and a member of the Hedge Funds Group. Mike represents domestic and offshore hedge funds and other private investment funds. He advises clients regarding structuring, seed capital, and other strategic arrangements, solicitation and other marketing arrangements, succession planning, separately managed accounts, and all types of portfolio management, and more. Mike advises on investment adviser registration, regulatory reporting and numerous other compliance matters. He counsels on structuring management companies and acquiring talent. Mike advises clients on various transactional matters, as well as regarding investigations by the SEC and other regulators.


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Alternative/hedge funds

Within: Alternative/hedge funds

Proskauer Rose LLPprovides smart and reasonable advice, applying the law rather than just knowing it’. Practice head Christopher Wells (who is ‘a first-rate lawyer with excellent common sense’) advised Hong Kong-based MTI Management on forming MegaTrust Yangtze Fund, which aims to invest in Chinese A-shares, and Robert Leonard (who is ‘exceptional - he has good common sense and is clear-thinking, providing non-wordy documentation’) advised Red Cedar Management on launching a new long-short fund. Other names to note include Michael Mavrides, who is ‘extremely knowledgeable about the law and important developments impacting the industry’ (he works with Maxim Capital Group), and tax partner Amanda Nussbaum, who is ‘also a star - she is very useful for understanding new tax rules’. Other clients include Goldman Sachs Asset Management, Maverick Capital and Hosking Partners. All named lawyers are located in New York.

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