New York, NY— LAWFUEL – US Law News – The New York office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) welcomes Bruce J. Kahne to its hedge funds practice. Kahne comes to the firm from Seward & Kissel LLP.
Kahne focuses his practice on the formation and representation of private investment partnerships and various offshore investment vehicles. He is experienced in the registration of investment advisers and related regulatory compliance; the formation and CFTC registration of commodity pools, commodity pool operators and commodity trading advisors; and general securities and corporate matters.
K&LNG New York Administrative Partner Woody Collins said: “Particularly in a financial center like New York, it’s imperative that our clients can turn to us with their private investment and regulatory needs of all levels of complexity. Bruce’s extensive experience with hedge funds and other investment vehicles is an important addition to our highly active hedge fund practice.”
K&LNG Chair and Managing Partner Peter J. Kalis said: “As the hedge fund industry has grown dramatically in recent years, we have likewise seen our own practice grow substantially. This expansion and the firm’s presence in our clients’ key financial markets around the world have been bolstered by the diverse experience of our hedge fund practitioners. We look forward to the additional practice strength and experience that Bruce brings to us and those we serve.”