Mr Russel G Perkins > Dechert LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Dechert LLP
Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6797
United States
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Work Department

Financial Services and Investment Management


Russel G. Perkins focuses his practice on the private funds industry. He advises fund sponsors, asset managers and institutional investors on a wide variety of fund formation, governance and compliance issues relating to real estate funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, funds of funds, secondaries funds, co-investments and other alternative asset classes.


Harvard University, B.A., 1997, cum laude, Aloian Scholar; University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2000, Articles Review Editor of the Virginia Law Review

Lawyer Rankings

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

Dechert LLP‘s funds practice is noted for its expertise in handling funds subject to European regulation; for example, New York-based Carl de Brito represented Crescent Capital Group as a sponsor for a group of levered and unlevered direct lending funds organized through an Irish QIAIF structure. David Vaughan in Washington DC and Russel Perkins in New York are key names. Other clients include Waterous Energy Fund, Australis Partners and Bregal Sagemount.