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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
NEW YORK, NY 10022
United States

Work Department

Investment Management


Lorna Bowen, Chair of the U.S. Investment Management Group, is a corporate partner based in the New York office. Her practice focuses on advising international asset managers on the establishment and operation of private fund products across the alternative fund spectrum, including private credit, distressed debt, infrastructure, private equity and other products in the illiquid closed-end fund space, funds of funds and alternative open-end fund products.

Ms. Bowen’s practice also has an emphasis on the development of tailored investment platforms and structured solutions for strategic institutional investors. She has experience in a wide range of corporate transactions in the sector, seeding/start-up financing deals, joint ventures and co-investments.


Lorna Bowen joined Debevoise in 2019. She is admitted to the New York Bar. She is also admitted as a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales.


Lorna Bowen received a Bachelor of Civil Law (Euro Legal Studies) from University College Dublin (Université de Rouen) and is admitted to the New York Bar.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Investment fund formation and management > Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP advises co-investment funds, separately managed accounts, and both open- and closed-end funds on fund formation, dealing with a wide range of asset classes including infrastructure, buyout, senior and mezzanine debt, credit opportunities, real estate, and venture capital among others. Alongside the fundraising practice, the team advises on structuring and restructuring of private equity firms, succession planning, and joint ventures, alongside a strong regulatory practice. Rebecca Silberstein leads the group alongside Lorna Bowen, while other key names within the team include Jonathan Adler, Andrew Ahern, Justin Storms, and David Schwartz.