Mr Matthew K. Kerfoot > 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

Work Department

Finance

Career

Matthew K. Kerfoot is a partner in Dechert’s Global Finance practice. Mr. Kerfoot focuses his practice on fund finance, synthetic finance and other complex financial transactions and structured products. 

Mr. Kerfoot advises both lenders and borrowers on subscription facilities, NAV facilities, hybids, private equity LP financing platforms, SPV/ABL facilities, structured repurchase agreements, TRS financings and other types of fund finance and structured transactions.

Education

  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 1994, summa cum laude
  • New York University School of Law, J.D., 1999, Articles Editor of the Annual Survey of American Law (1998-1999)

Lawyer Rankings

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

Dechert LLP‘s ‘responsive and knowledgeable‘ team advises a range of leading managers across the spectrum of fund formation and regulatory issues, and is particularly strong in cross-border work. Practice head David A Vaughan operates from both the New York and Washington DC offices; New York-based Matthew Kerfoot is well versed in assisting clients with financing mandates. Timothy Spangler, who is based in the Orange County office, has expertise in cryptocurrency-related funds work. Timothy Clark is another key name in the New York office.