Dounia Mansour focuses her practice on issues related to the structuring, establishment and distribution of onshore and offshore investment funds, including debt funds, infrastructure funds, private equity funds and real estate funds, as well as funds of funds, feeder-master and Shari’ah-compliant structures.
Ms. Mansour's practice includes fundraising on behalf of sponsors and/or fund managers, the negotiation of legal documentation on behalf of institutional investors (mainly sovereign funds, pension funds, development finance institutions and family offices) and the regulatory aspects of these operations in Europe and the Middle East.
Legal 500 EMEA ranks Ms. Mansour as a ‘rising star’ for Investment Fund Formation and Management in the UAE.
Prior to joining Dechert, Ms. Mansour served as a senior associate in the Paris office of another global law firm.
- Université Paris II Panthéon-Assas, B.A. and M.A., Business Law, 2009
- Sciences Po Paris, Master’s Degree, Finance and Strategy, minor in International Business, 2012