Jeremy I. Senderowicz


Jeremy I. Senderowicz


New York | Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, United States of America 10036-6797
+1 212 641 5669 | +1 212 698 3599


Jeremy I. Senderowicz advises registered investment companies, private funds and their investment advisers on a variety of matters pertaining to the Investment Company Act of 1940, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and other securities laws. Mr. Senderowicz also advises other financial institutions on matters relating to those statutes, including novel questions relating to affiliation and other regulatory issues.

Mr. Senderowicz has particular expertise in the area of exchange-traded funds (ETFs). He has represented a large number of ETF sponsors and ETF fund complexes and has obtained a large number of exemptive orders, no-action letters and other regulatory relief from the Securities and Exchange Commission on behalf of his ETF clients. Mr. Senderowicz has extensive experience advising clients that are starting their ETF lines of business, including both start-ups and large, established asset managers. He also has assisted numerous ETF clients in launching novel products, including obtaining new regulatory relief for such products.

Mr. Senderowicz also has significant experience with forming and providing ongoing advice to registered funds of hedge funds, other types of continuously offered closed-end funds and mutual funds which utilize alternative strategies. He has advised numerous clients regarding a wide variety of issues in building out their alternative fund product lines, including novel fund reorganizations and board matters. Mr. Senderowicz also has represented many listed closed-end funds and hedge funds on both an initial and ongoing basis.

Mr. Senderowicz has been recognized in The Legal 500 (U.S.) in the area of mutual/registered/exchange-traded funds. He is a frequent speaker at conferences relating to asset management matters. In addition, Mr. Senderowicz has been interviewed about financial services related topics by Reuters, Ignites, HFMWeek and other publications.

  • Columbia University, B.A., 1995, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, recipient of the Albert Marion Elsberg Prize in modern history
  • Columbia Law School, J.D., 1999, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • New York
  • Hebrew
Speaking Engagements
  • Beyond the ETF Rule: Additional Regulatory Updates — Insight Exchange Network's ETF Regulations Readiness Summit, New York, NY (April 28, 2020)
  • Everything You Need to Know: Cryptocurrency & ETFs — 12th annual Inside ETFs conference, Hollywood, FL (February 10, 2019)
  • FinTech 2018 — Presented by the Practising Law Institute, New York , NY (August 13, 2018)
  • SEC Proposes Rule to Allow Most ETFs to Operate without Exemptive Relief — Dechert LLP, Webinar (July 25, 2018)
  • Interval Funds Q&A — 2018 ALPS Client Forum, Copper Mountain, CO (March 7, 2018)
  • 5 Questions on Bitcoin ETFs: Everything You Need to Know — Inside ETFs Conference, Hollywood, FL (January 21, 2018)
  • Establishing and Distributing ETFs in Europe — Dechert LLP, Webinar (September 11, 2017)
  • ETFs and the New Liquidity Rules: What You Need to Know — Dechert LLP, Webinar (May 10, 2017)
  • How to Launch an ETF: A Step-By-Step Guide — 10th Annual Inside ETFs Conference, Hollywood, FL (January 22, 2017)
  • From Idea To Market: A Step-by-Step Timeline for Launching an ETF — Presented by, Webinar (March 10, 2016)
  • Inside ETFs: Building the Next-Generation ETF Portfolio — Presented by, Hollywood, FL (January 24, 2016)
  • Asset Management Executive Forum — Presented by KPMG LLP, Greenwich, CT (December 9, 2015)
  • Alternatives Leadership Forum — Hosted by DST and ALPS, a DST Company, Boston (September 24, 2015)
  • Alternative Mutual Funds: Challenges for Legal and Compliance Professionals — Compliance Reporter Breakfast Briefing, New York, NY (March 31, 2015)
  • Interval Funds - Product Development Trends — Dechert LLP, Webcast (May 19, 2015)
  • Alternative Mutual Funds: Compliance and Risk Management in 2015 Explored! — Dechert LLP, Webcast (March 18, 2015)
  • Directors College — Dechert LLP, New York, NY (March 4, 2015)
  • Introduction to Mutual Funds — Dechert LLP, New York, NY/Videoconference (July 1, 2014)
  • Living with the Volcker Rule: Proprietary Trading — Dechert LLP, Webinar (January 23, 2014)
  • US-Listed Funds – Options and Opportunities for Asian Managers — Dechert LLP, Hong Kong (January 22, 2014)
  • Euro Crisis Webinar Series: Hedge Fund and Trading Considerations: Risks and Mitigants — Dechert LLP, Webinar (June 28, 2012)

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