Irwin Latner has a broad based practice that focuses on representing hedge fund and private equity fund managers in the establishment of private investment funds and their ongoing operations. Irwin represents both domestic and offshore managers who employ varied investment strategies and need assistance with fund set up and structuring, SEC registration and reporting, agreements with strategic investors, developing effective compliance programs, marketing and advertising practices, employment and compensation arrangements, portfolio investment transactions, derivatives, and compliance with the myriad of federal and state securities and commodities laws applicable to their business.
In addition to representing investment advisers and fund managers, Irwin represents U.S. and non-U.S. based broker dealers, placement agents, commodity trading advisers, seeding and incubation firms, family offices and other types of financial service companies and alternative investment firms.
Irwin regularly speaks at hedge fund industry seminars and is frequently quoted in the press on current hedge fund industry issues. Irwin graduated magna cum laude from Brooklyn Law School.