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 fund, real estate funds and fund 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), Securities Exchange Act of 1934, 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.