Kevin F. Cahill

Kevin Cahill Dechert investment management lawyer Orange County

Kevin F. Cahill


Orange County | 650 Town Center Drive, Suite 700, Costa Mesa, CA, United States of America 92626-7122
+1 949 442 6051 | +1 949 442 6010

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Kevin F. Cahill represents investment advisers and investment companies in all aspects of their organization, registration, operation, acquisition and liquidation, and serves as counsel to independent directors of investment companies. He counsels clients in a wide range of regulatory, compliance and business matters.

Mr. Cahill has authored numerous publications and articles in the U.S. and international asset management field, and has participated in industry group panels and educational events.


Some of Mr. Cahill’s engagements and experience include:

  • Advising investment advisers on a broad range of investment advisory products and services, including separately managed accounts, wrap fee programs and model portfolio programs.
  • Advising mutual fund independent trustees on fund governance, conflicts and general fiduciary issues, and director and officer liability insurance issues.
  • Advising financial institutions on privacy regimes and cybersecurity matters, including working with clients to develop information security programs, data privacy protocols and related compliance/audit programs.
  • Representing funds, their boards and advisers in corporate acquisition and transactional matters.
  • University of Illinois, B.A., 1997, with Distinction
  • University of San Diego School of Law, J.D., 2001, cum laude, member of the San Diego Law Review and Order of the Coif
  • California
Speaking Engagements
  • Compliance Hot Topics – Compliance Conference at the Investment Company Institute's General Membership Meeting, Washington, D.C. (May 2-3, 2019)