David Henshaw


David Henshaw


London | 160 Queen Victoria Street, London, UK EC4V 4QQ
+44 20 7184 7484 | +44 20 7184 7001


David Henshaw focuses his practice on financial services and investment management matters with an emphasis on the structuring, establishment, management, marketing and restructuring of investment funds, including hedge funds and UCITS funds. David advises on the formation and structuring of a variety of fund structures domiciled in a range of onshore and offshore jurisdictions for UK, US and European managers. He also advises on service provider documentation.

Prior to joining Dechert, Mr. Henshaw was a lawyer in the asset management and investment funds department of a tier 1 Irish law firm. His previous experience also includes completing a secondment to the London-based EMEA headquarters of a leading US asset manager where he advised on general corporate, regulatory and compliance matters in respect of their UCITS and AIF products.

  • Advising UK, US and European managers on the establishment and maintenance of Irish domiciled UCITS funds.
  • Advising on the establishment and maintenance of QIAIF ICAVs. 
  • Advising various UK asset managers on the establishment of offshore fund structures.  

Includes matters handled at Dechert or prior to joining the firm.

  • University College Dublin, B.C.L., 2013
  • England and Wales
  • Ireland