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Dechert LLP

160 QUEEN VICTORIA STREET, LONDON, EC4V 4QQ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7184 7000
Fax:
Fax 020 7184 7001
DX:
30 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Web:
www.dechert.com

Stuart Martin

Tel:
Work 020 7184 7542
Email:
Dechert LLP

Work Department

Financial services and investment management.

Position

Stuart Martin has more than 20 years extensive experience advising international financial services and asset management businesses on their establishment and structuring, their financial products and on related corporate finance work. Mr Martin advises on the establishment and structuring of retail and institutional funds and platforms including hedge funds, multi-manager funds, UCITS funds, property funds, private equity funds, emerging market funds and venture capital funds.

Career

Partner 2000.

Education

The University of Manchester (1981 BA Hons); The College of Law, London Bloomsbury (1981-83 Common Professional Examination, Law Society Finals).


London: Investment fund formation and management

Private funds

Within: Private funds

Dechert LLP 'has a solid practice with capabilities across many areas of private funds'. Debt funds are a particular area of strength; the practice is often called on to handles complex European regulatory issues and matters at the crossover of hedge and private funds. The 'brilliantly commercial' Gus Black  is 'a total star of the credit fund formation space'. Other key figures include Christopher Gardner, who is 'an established and high-performing private equity and private credit partner'; Stuart Martin, who is 'a key name in the funds community, with a growing credit funds practice'; and Abigail Bell. Thiha Tun, who advises alternative asset fund sponsors, institutional investors and financial advisors on a broad range of issues, joined from Akin Gump LLP in March 2019. Clients include Cheyne Capital, Columna Capital and Gemcorp Capital.

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