Mr Timothy M. Clark > 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


Timothy M. Clark has more than two decades of experience in the investment funds industry representing clients in matters related to fund formation, mergers and acquisitions investments, and private funds investments. Mr. Clark has a proven track record with secondary transactions and provides advice to a broad range of investors and funds, including, venture capital, hedge, private equity, and sovereign wealth funds.

Drawing on his extensive experience, Mr. Clark excels at delivering insight on potential new deals and the impact of the most up-to-date market trends. He offers in depth knowledge on financial regulations, ensuring clients correctly comply to new and established regulatory actions. Mr. Clark specifically has thorough knowledge on the Investment Company Act, as well as the Investment Advisers Act and works with clients to construct their most effective, long-term course of action.

Mr. Clark regularly represents an array of clients within private equity and hedge funds such as infrastructure, buy-out, real estate, mezzanine funds, global macro funds, distressed funds, long/short equity funds, risk and convertible arbitrage funds, emerging market funds, pension funds, relative value funds, and endowment funds.


  • Managed Funds Association
  • New York Hedge Funds Roundtable
  • Member and CCO University Faculty Professor
  • Regulatory Compliance Association


  • Oberlin College, B.A., 1988, with Honors
  • New York University, J.D., 1991, Articles Editor, Annual Survey of American Law

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.