With more than 25 years of experience representing and counseling investment managers and hedge funds, BakerHostetler has a deep understanding of the day-to-day challenges facing this industry and a breadth of capability across practice groups that is second to none.
We offer a full suite of integrated, value-added services, from fund formation and investment strategy to regulatory compliance and litigation, as only a national law firm can. Our clients range from hedge funds and family offices to fund of funds and to investment funds whose portfolios include consumer and commercial lending, distressed debt, derivatives, REITs and settlement payments and other commodities and alternative asset classes.
By virtue of our appointment as lead counsel to SIPA Trustee Irving Picard for the liquidation of Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, we are uniquely positioned to protect the interests of hedge fund clients and service providers. We provide our clients with analysis of relevant industry customs and practices, including due diligence protocols. Using our vast experience in structured notes, swap agreements, derivatives and other exotic financial instruments. Working hand-in-hand with clients, BakerHostetler has what it takes to help them anticipate both business and legal issues as well as to avoid the potential traps of investment management and litigations.