Jason L. Behrens

Jason L. Behrens centers his practice on the structuring, formation and negotiation of private equity funds and hedge funds. He has represented a wide variety of fund sponsors, asset managers and institutional investors in all stages of private equity funds, real estate funds, secondaries funds, funds of funds and other alternative asset classes, both domestically and internationally. He deals regularly with issues relating to the Securities Act, the Investment Company Act, the Investment Advisers Act, ERISA and tax. He also has significant private equity, venture capital and mergers and acquisitions transactional experience.

Jason has represented investment funds sponsored by, among others, Arcis Group, DRA Advisors, GE Asset Management, Hemisferio Sul Investimentos, The Praedium Group, Prosperitas Investimentos, Ram Realty Services, VCFA Group and Westport Capital Partners. He regularly represents institutional investors such as DuPont Pension Trust and General Electric Pension Trust in connection with their investment activities. He received his B.S. from Cornell University and his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.

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Job Types Counsel
Areas of Practice 1) Investment Management and 2) Private Equity
Law School Harvard Law School (J.D.,2005)
Education Cornell University (B.S.,2002)
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
LinkedIn Profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/jason-behrens-46508a13
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