We provide advice in relation to all types of alternative investment funds, both closed-ended funds (like private equity funds) and open-ended funds (like hedge funds).  The funds we work on encompass a vast array of strategies and sectors.  We are able to advise in relation to funds whatever the geographical focus.  Our extensive experience enables us to advise on a broad spectrum of fund structures and funds domiciled in a wide range of onshore and offshore jurisdictions.  We work with local legal counsel as appropriate so that our clients obtain the necessary legal comfort with respect to their investments.

Fund Types*

Closed-ended Funds Open-ended Funds
  • Buyout Funds
  • Clean Tech Funds
  • Co-investment Funds
  • Co-investments
  • Hybrid Funds
  • Infrastructure Funds
  • Mezzanine Funds
  • Pledge Funds
  • Private Equity Funds
  • Real Estate Funds
  • Renewables Funds
  • Restructuring Funds
  • Secondaries Funds
  • Social Enterprise Funds
  • Special Situations Funds
  • Turnaround Funds
  • UCIS (unregulated collective investment scheme)
  • Venture Capital Funds
  • Absolute Return Funds
  • Arbitrage Hedge Funds
  • Asset Backed Securities Funds
  • Commodities Funds
  • Credit Funds
  • Distressed Debt Funds
  • Equity Long/Short Hedge Funds
  • Event Driven Hedge Funds
  • Global Macro Hedge Funds
  • Hedge Funds
  • Hybrid Funds
  • Multi Strategy Hedge Funds
  • Social Impact Investment Funds
  • Special Situations Funds
  • Structured Credit Funds
  • UCIS (unregulated collective investment scheme)

Geographical Focus*

  • African Funds
  • Asian Funds
  • Asia-Pacific Funds
  • Australasian Funds
  • Australian Funds
  • Benelux Funds
  • Central European Funds
  • Chinese Funds
  • Eastern European Funds
  • European Funds
  • French Funds
  • Global Funds
  • Iberian Funds
  • Indian Funds
  • Italian Funds
  • Japanese Funds
  • Middle-Eastern Funds
  • Nordic Funds
  • North American Funds
  • South American Funds
  • South Asian Funds
  • South-East Asian Funds
  • Turkish Funds
  • UK Funds
  • US Funds
  • Western European Funds

Fund Domicile*

Closed-ended funds Open-ended Funds
  • Australian VCLP
  • Cayman Islands exempted limited partnership
  • Delaware limited partnership
  • Dutch CV
  • English limited partnership
  • French FCPR
  • Guernsey limited partnership
  • Irish limited partnership
  • Italian fondo chiuso (closed-ended reserved fund)
  • Jersey limited partnership
  • Mauritius company
  • Scottish limited partnership
  • Spanish FCR
  • Cayman Islands exempted limited company
  • Cayman Islands master-feeder
  • BVI exempted limited company
  • BVI master-feeder
  • Luxembourg SICAV

* non-exhaustive lists

For further information, please contact us.