Ms Amran Hussein > Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
1285 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS
NEW YORK, NY 10019-6064
United States
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Work Department

Corporate, Investment Management

Position

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Education

J.D., New York University School of Law; B.A., Smith College

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Investment fund formation and management > Alternative/hedge funds

Within: Next Generation Partners -

Amran Hussein



Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP handles a range of hedge fund work for institutional and independent fund managers, and is noted for its strength in fund seed investment mandates. Udi Grofman garners praise for his ‘prodigious work ethic‘, and is well known for acting as primary outside counsel to Blackstone Alternative Asset Management. Other recent work for Grofman includes advising Tiger Management on multiple seed investments and regulatory matters. Marco Masotti and Amran Hussein, who jointly advise Avenue Capital, are key names. Other clients include JP Morgan Asset Management, HPS Investment Partners and King Street Capital. The team is located in New York.

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

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP has established expertise in handling high-value buyout and debt fund work. Marco Masotti and Amran Hussein advised Roark Capital on forming two private equity funds — Roark Capital Partners V, a flagship fund, and Roark Capital Partners II Sidecar, the client’s first sidecar fund, which together raised $6.5bn in aggregate. The group is also assisting Apollo Capital Management with forming its first hybrid fund, Apollo Hybrid Value Fund, which has a $3bn target. Other clients include Blackstone, Crestview Partners and TowerBrook Capital Partners. Named individuals are based in New York.