Kevin P. Scanlan advises clients on the structuring and formation of, and investment in, international and domestic private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, real estate funds, venture capital funds and fund-of-funds. He also advises funds in connection with their subsequent investment activities. Mr. Scanlan’s clients include large, well-established funds and managers as well as first-time funds of high-quality emerging managers.
In 2009, Mr. Scanlan was chosen as one of Institutional Investor News’ “Rising Stars of Hedge Funds.” He has been recognized as a leading practitioner by in-house counsel and peers in the Guide to the World’s Leading Investment Funds Lawyers, The International Who’s Who of Private Funds Lawyers and is recommended by The Legal 500 (US) in the area of alternative/hedge funds. Mr. Scanlan is also recognized as a leading lawyer in the category of U.S. investment funds by IFLR 1000.
Fordham University, B.A., Classics/Economics, 1993, cum laude
Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 1997
New York University School of Law, LL.M., Taxation, 2000
Managed Funds Association Outside Counsel Forum
New York Hedge Fund Roundtable
New York State Bar Association, Private Investment Funds Subcommittee
Faculty Professor, Regulatory Compliance Association’s CCO University
Former Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Committee on Private Investment Funds