Brendan C. Fox


Brendan C. Fox


Washington, D.C. | 1900 K Street, NW, Washington, DC, United States of America 20006-1110
+1 202 261 3381 | +1 202 261 3333


Brendan C. Fox has extensive experience in the regulation of open-end and closed-end investment companies, investment advisers and broker-dealers, and derivatives and alternative investment products. His practice regularly involves counseling investment management firms, investment funds, and their boards of directors on corporate, securities, and regulatory compliance matters. His work has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America, which lists him in the area of mutual funds law.

Mr. Fox also focuses on the development of new investment products, strategies, and transactions, including the full range of exchange-traded and over-the-counter derivatives transactions and alternative investments.

Mr. Fox joined Dechert in 1993. From 1997 to 2000, Mr. Fox served as special counsel in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s Office of Chief Counsel, Division of Investment Management.

  • University at Albany, State University of New York, B.A., 1990, magna cum laude
  • The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 1993, with Honors
  • District of Columbia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit