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Joseph A. Hearn

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Sullivan & Cromwell LLP


Joseph A. Hearn is a partner in the Firm’s General Practice Group. Mr. Hearn represents financial services clients in a variety of matters. He regularly works with alternative investment managers and their principals in founding management companies, launching private funds and dealing with compensation arrangements and senior-level partnership matters. Mr. Hearn also advises clients on compliance and other matters associated with running an advisory business. He has experience with many of the special structuring, regulatory and tax concerns of private family investment offices. For further information on his practice, please visit S&C's website: 



United States: Investment fund formation and management

Alternative/hedge funds

Within: Next generation lawyers

Joseph Hearn - Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Within: Alternative/hedge funds

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP handles a mix of regulatory and structuring work. Whitney Chatterjee advised Allianz Global Investors on its purchase of Sound Harbor Partners and advised Citadel on restructuring its management operations. Joseph Hearn is also a key contact, and Marc Trevino advises asset managers on executive compensation issues. Other clients include 40 North Management, Tudor Investment Corporation and York Capital Management. All named individuals are based in New York.

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Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Within: Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP’s Whitney Chatterjee advises Goldman Sachs on various matters, including, recently, its formation of Broad Street Real Estate Credit Partners. Joseph Hearn handles both fund formations and manager M&A deals. Clients for limited partner work include China Investment Corporation. Both named lawyers are based in New York.

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