Investment Funds: Hedge Funds (Band 3)Nationwide
Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation (Band 2)
Practice Areas: A member of the firm’s Management Committee, Marco Masotti is regarded as a leading fund formation lawyer. Recently featured by The Deal as one of the 'Movers & Shakers’ in the industry who has played a vital role in transformative transactions. Focuses on the organization and operation of a wide variety of private investment funds, including buyout, hedge, hybrid, distressed, mezzanine, seed capital, venture capital, co-investment funds and funds of funds. Has significant experience in all types of investment funds organized by alternative asset managers and represents a diverse group of sponsors. Advises on the full spectrum of investment management M&A transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, majority and minority stake investments and spin-outs. Clients include Apollo, Avenue Capital, Bass/Oak Hill, BlackRock, Blackstone/GSO, General Atlantic, Harvest, Reservoir, Sageview and Wellspring. Former Chair of the Committee on Private Investment Funds of the New York City Bar.