JENNIFER SPIEGEL is a partner in the Investment Funds practice and has over 20 years of experience advising on structuring, documentation, negotiation, and offering of U.S. and non-U.S. private funds, with an emphasis on private equity and closed-end credit funds. Her work also includes hedge funds, hybrid funds, separate account arrangements, and “funds of one,” structured products funds, real estate funds and funds of funds, and their respective management companies. Jennifer also advises on structuring and documentation of seeding arrangements, fund restructurings, carry plans, and other profit-sharing plans, as well as upper tier governance arrangements and other employee arrangements. She counsels on various regulatory aspects of private funds, including the Investment Advisers Act, the Dodd Frank Act (including the Volcker Rule), the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Commodity Exchange Act, ERISA, and anti-money laundering issues. Jennifer has also advised on a number of investment management M&A transactions involving major global financial institutions.