Anthony H. Zacharski
Partner | New York
Anthony H. Zacharski

Tony Zacharski has over 20 years of experience in the asset management industry, representing U.S. registered open-end and closed-end funds, their boards of directors, investments advisers, and other service providers on corporate governance, compliance, enforcement and litigation matters. He has significant experience advising clients on a wide range of topics, including new product design and implementation; regulatory filings and disclosures; fund reorganization transactions; adviser restructuring transactions; proxy matters; fund-of-funds, master-feeder and manager-of-managers arrangements; emerging regulatory requirements and industry practices; and SEC inquiries and investigations. He has a particular interest in fund governance and regularly counsels independent trustees.

Mr. Zacharski has been recognized in The Legal 500 (US) in the area of mutual/registered funds, which stated that he attracts strong praise for his “analysis of issues and practical guidance.”

  • Los Angeles Investment Management Symposium — Dechert LLP, Los Angeles, CA (November 10, 2016)
  • Registered Funds Track — San Francisco Investment Management Symposium, San Francisco, CA (November 9, 2016)
  • Distribution, Product and Pricing Within an Evolving Marketplace: Considerations for Fund Directors — Presented by the Mutual Fund Directors Forum and Strategic Insight, New York, NY (September 10, 2015)
  • Spring 2015 Mutual Funds Session – Boston — A Seminar Provided by KPMG, Boston (June 9, 2015)
  • Directors College — Dechert LLP, New York, NY (March 4, 2015)
  • Evolving Frontier: Lessons Learned from Recent Enforcement Cases — NICSA General Membership Meeting, Boston, MA (October 17, 2012)
  • Challenges to Directors of Investment Companies — Directors Roundtable and National Leadership Institute, Boston, MA (November 8, 2007)
  • Mutual Fund Disclosure Reform — 1940 Act Attorneys Association of Connecticut, Hartford, CT  (June 12, 2007)
  • Developments in Soft Dollars: U.S. and U.K Perspectives — The Canadian Institute's Conference, Mutual Fund Management, Toronto (June 8, 2005)
    • Brandeis University, B.A., summa cum laude
    • Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude
    • Connecticut
    • Massachusetts
    • New York