Leigh Fraser is co-leader of the firm’s hedge funds practice group and focuses her practice on issues related to hedge funds and derivatives. She advises a variety of financial institutions, including hedge funds, investment advisers, mutual funds and endowments, on derivatives transactions and arrangements with brokers and custodians, including compliance with the new requirements under the Dodd-Frank Act. She also has significant experience forming onshore and offshore hedge funds, and advising these entities and their sponsors on an ongoing basis with respect to regulatory matters and structuring new investment products.

Ms Fraser received her JD, magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School and her AB, magna cum laude, from Harvard University.