Daniel Daneshrad focuses his practice on advising private investment funds and investment advisers in connection with their structuring, formation and ongoing operational needs, as well as on regulatory and compliance matters. He advises on all aspects of fund formation, including preparation of private placement memoranda and preparation and negotiation of limited partnership agreements, side letters and review of documentation for compliance with SEC regulations.


Alternative Funds Guide 2021 (Chambers) (co-author)

“Private Funds Market Trends Report,” SRZ Publication, June 2021

Alternative Funds Guide 2020 (Chambers) (co-author)

“Private Funds — Market Trends Report,” SRZ Publication, Oct. 2020

Speaking Engagements

Competing for Capital: Megafunds vs Mid-Market vs Small Cap Managers,” SuperReturn North America, Sept. 13, 2022

“Venture Capital, Technology, & IP Investments,” Markets Group 4th Annual Private Equity U.S. Fall Forum, Oct. 2021

“Portfolio Construction and Chasing Alpha: With the Economy on a Sugar High What Does the Capital Invested Mean for Returns and Strategies?” SuperReturn North America, Oct. 2021

“Private Equity Funds,” SRZ 30th Annual Private Investment Funds Seminar, Jan. 2021


New York Metro Super Lawyers — Rising Star

Prior Experience

  • Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, 2016-2020
  • Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, 2009-2016