John (Sean) Finley > Shearman & Sterling LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Shearman & Sterling LLP
599 LEXINGTON AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10022-6069
United States

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United States > Investment funds > Alternative/hedge funds

The alternative and hedge fund practice at Shearman & Sterling LLP is weighted towards advising alternative and hedge fund managers on ongoing operational, regulatory, and transactional, matters, with considerable experience in complying with the EU’s Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. The firm also advise on derivatives and credit transactions. The ‘extremely knowledgeable’ John (Sean) Finley, formerly in-house at Caxton Associates, has managed account arrangements, seeding and placement arrangements, and spin-outs. Paul Schreiber focuses on formation, and Nathan Greene and Ted Randolph are active in the regulatory and transactional space. Laura Friedrich represents institutional investors and major fund managers (such as Credit Suisse), and has particular expertise in Latin America-facing work.