Leonora Shalet, partner in the firm’s Private Funds Group, advises on fund formation, structuring, and ongoing operational needs, including general securities law matters and regulatory and compliance issues.
Leonora has over a decade of experience in investment management matters, with a particular focus on institutional managers and their private credit or private equity funds.
Leonora also represents managers in connection with the launch and operation of funds of funds, hybrid funds and hedge funds covering different strategies.
Leonora has in-depth experience counseling on the structure, establishment, offering and distribution of U.S. and offshore funds; advising on the establishment and operation of management entities; and advising on general securities laws and regulatory and compliance matters.
Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Leonora advised investment funds at another international firm focused on fund formation. She also offers deep international credentials, having started her practice in London before relocating to New York in 2006.