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Clifford Chance

31 WEST 52ND STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10019-6131, USA
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Roger Singer

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Clifford Chance LLP


Roger Singer specializes in the formation of private equity funds. Roger has advised sponsors of private equity, real estate, natural resources, infrastructure and debt funds, as well as funds of funds. Roger also advises sponsors on fund manager M&A transactions and single-investor vehicles. His clients range from first-time fund sponsors to some of the world's largest investment managers. Representing investors in funds is also part of Roger's practice. Both his sponsor and investor representations often involve a cross-border aspect.


Columbia University School of Law (JD,) 1996; Princeton University (AB), 1993

United States: Investment fund formation and management

Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Within: Private equity funds (including venture capital)

Primarily based in New York, Clifford Chance's funds team is well known for handling real estate and debt funds. Roger Singer advised Griffis Residential on forming Griffis Fund IV, its debut multifamily fund, and is currently assisting the client with forming Griffis Fund V. Michael Sabin advised Greystone on the formation and fundraise of its $750m inaugural real estate debt fund, the Greystone Senior Debt Opportunity Fund. Other clients include Exeter Property Group, Capital Dynamics, Colony NorthStar, and Berkshire Group. In 2018 Victor Levy joined from DLA Piper LLP (US).

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