Brynn D. Peltz joins from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
LAWFUEL – Press Release Service – Clifford Chance US LLP announced today that Brynn D. Peltz is joining the firm’s Corporate Finance practice as a partner in the Funds Group, resident in Clifford Chance’s New York office.
Brynn has over 18 years of experience in the investment management sector. Prior to joining Clifford Chance, Brynn was senior counsel at Simpson Thacher, where she handled a wide array of investment management matters for major financial institutions, private equity and hedge-fund sponsors and high net worth individuals. Her experience touches upon virtually every aspect of the investment management industry including registered open-end and closed-end investment companies, hedge funds, private equity funds, business development companies, employee securities companies and advisory and compliance matters.
Brynn also served as an Assistant General Counsel and Vice President in the investment management unit at Kidder, Peabody & Co., Incorporated.
“Brynn Peltz experience fits seamlessly with our Funds Group and will significantly enhance our ability to continue the rapid expansion of our investment management practice in the domestic and international markets,” said Craig Medwick, Regional Managing Partner for the Americas.
Brynn received her JD from Cornell Law School in 1988 and received her undergraduate degree from Cornell University in 1985.
Clifford Chance Limited Liability Partnership is the first fully integrated global law firm, with 29 offices in 20 countries*. The firm’s US-based Corporate Finance practice comprises 55 lawyers, specializing in a full range of debt and equity offerings and capital markets products. Clifford Chance provides seamless global services to the world’s leading financial institutions and multinational businesses. Unrivalled in its international resources, the firm has over 3,300 legal advisers and is organized around six global practice areas: capital markets; corporate (including M&A); finance; litigation and dispute resolution; real estate; and tax, pensions and employment law.
*including an association with a Romanian law firm.