Eileen Overbaugh focuses her practice on advising hedge funds, venture capital funds and other pooled investment vehicles on all matters related to private funds, including formation, structuring, investor negotiation and ongoing operations. She negotiates seed and strategic investments, funds-of-one, managed account arrangements and other alternative investment relationships, and also advises asset managers and institutional investors with respect to co-investments and single-asset funds.

Eileen’s practice is focused particularly on the business arrangements between the principals of asset management firms, including governance of the investment manager and general partner entities. In addition, Eileen structures employee compensation and employee separation arrangements for both asset managers and their most senior employees and partners.

Eileen is recognized as a leading investment funds lawyer for her work in the hedge funds space by Chambers USA, with clients stating that “she is highly strategic and can turn around issues quickly.”


  • 100 Women in Finance (Angel)


  • Chambers USA
  • Named one of The Hedge Fund Journal's “50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds,” 2022

Prior Experience

  • Lowenstein Sandler LLP