We provide a wide array of legal services to investment advisers, investment funds (including private equity and venture funds), broker-dealers, and registered investment companies (including business development companies). Our services cover fund formation, financing, acquisition and sale of investment management businesses and ongoing advice. We counsel investment advisers, underwriters and investors in connection with the structuring and offering of investment funds and advise other clients in analyzing, structuring and offering financial products. We also provide regulatory advice to our clients in connection with SEC, FINRA, Investment Company Act of 1940 and other regulatory matters. We have considerable experience in the formation and public offering aspects of real estate investment trusts.