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Dechert LLP

ONE INTERNATIONAL PLACE, 40TH FLOOR, 100 OLIVER STREET, BOSTON, MA 02110-2605, USA
Tel:
Work +1 617 728 7100
Fax:
Fax +1 617 426 6567
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www.dechert.com

Geoffrey R.T. Kenyon

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Work +1 617 728 7126
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Dechert LLP

Work Department

Financial Services and Investment Management

Career

Geoffrey R.T. Kenyon focuses his practice on the investment management industry, working primarily with major investment managers and other financial institutions as well as with independent mutual fund directors. Mr. Kenyon has extensive experience in all sectors of the U.S. domestic market, including Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)-registered open- and closed-end funds, non-registered funds, and separately managed accounts.

Member

Member, International Bar Association; Member, American Law Institute

Education

Northwestern University, B.A., 1980; Columbia Law School, J.D., 1984, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar


United States: Investment fund formation and management

Mutual/registered/ exchange-traded funds

Within: Mutual/registered/ exchange-traded funds

Dechert LLP continues to ‘exceed the expectations’ of an array of leading managers and their funds’ trustees, and has a particular strength in cross-border work. Stuart Strauss, Allison Fumai, Richard Horowitz and Jeremy Senderowicz in New York continue to serve as counsel to Morgan Stanley Mutual Funds’ retail funds, while in Washington DC, Thomas Bogle advises MainStay Funds’ funds and trustees. Also in Washington DC, Robert Helm and Douglas Dick continue to advise a leading manager on its retail funds fleet, while Helm and Boston-based John O’Hanlon act as fund counsel for a family of funds with $2tn under management. Christopher Harvey, Christopher Christian and Geoffrey Kenyon (whose ‘years of experience enable him to provide perspective on a wide range of matters’) in Boston and Stephen Cohen in Washington DC are also noted. Harvey and Helm share leadership of the practice. Stephanie Capistron in Boston and Brenden Carroll in Washington DC are new partner promotions. Other clients include Deutsche Bank ETFs and Van Eck ETFs.

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