Eric Requenez has joined Stroock’s private funds group as a partner in the New York office.
Requenez’s practice focuses on the structuring and distribution of investment funds, proprietary products and securities offerings, as well as advising funds on transactions and regulatory and compliance matters. His clients include sponsors, investment banks, financial advisers and fund managers, including private equity funds, hedge funds, hybrid funds, fund-of-funds, real estate funds, energy and infrastructure funds and venture capital funds. He previously practiced at Morrison & Foerster, LLP and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.
“Eric is our eighth lateral addition so far this year, and he joins new partners and counsel in a number of important groups, including financial restructuring, real estate, corporate, private wealth and tax,” said Jeff Keitelman, Stroock’s co-managing partner. “And we expect to see more additions in the months ahead. We’ve created an environment where top-flight lawyers like Eric, in the prime of their careers, can flourish and grow their practices.”