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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

1 WOOD STREET, CHEAPSIDE, LONDON, EC2V 7WS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7919 4500
Fax:
Fax 020 7919 4919
DX:
154280 CHEAPSIDE 8
Email:
Web:
www.eversheds-sutherland.com

Julian Brown

Tel:
Work +44 20 7919 0539
Email:
Eversheds Sutherland

Work Department

Julian undertakes a broad range of financial services work, including the formation and regulation of collective investment schemes, regulatory work for fund management clients, and related company and commercial work.

His experience includes unit trust and open-ended investment company launches and complex reorganisations, detailed regulatory advice, financial promotion and custody issues, and offshore closed-ended fund projects. Julian has also been closely involved in the establishment of investment fund supermarkets and other related `multi-manager` external fund link arrangements.

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Position

Partner

Languages

Basic French and German


London: Investment fund formation and management

Real estate funds

Within: Real estate funds

At Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP, Julian Brown  advised Royal London Asset Management on launching a property fund, seeded by two existing portfolios covering a range of assets, structured as an authorised contractual scheme with a PAIF feeder fund. Ronald Paterson assisted Gresham House Asset Management with the formation of a £150m fund investing in housing and infrastructure, with a local authority pension scheme acting as key investor.

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Retail funds

Within: Retail funds

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP handles a range of work for retail fund managers and leading custodian banks. Michaela Walker, who also advises depository banks, assisted the NFU on changes to its open-ended funds, converting its non-UCITS retail funds into a UCITS range. She also has expertise in Charity Authorised Investment Funds. Pamela Thompson - now the firm's global chair - handles heavyweight regulatory and fund restructuring matters. Julian Brown, who is also admitted to practice in Luxembourg, is also a key contact. Phil Spyropoulos  is a senior associate of note. The team also advises Artemis Global Investment, Aviva Investors, Franklin Templeton and Jupiter Unit Managers Trust on various matters concerning UCITS regulation.

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