Schulte Roth & Zabel partner Leonora Shalet was named one of The Hedge Fund Journal's 2023 “50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds.” Now in its 11th year, the publication recognizes high achievers in the hedge fund industry.
Leonora rejoined Schulte in 2022 as an equity partner, having previously worked at the firm between 2007 and 2020. She works extensively with the leadership of the firm’s Investment Management Group, and with finance, tax, ERISA, employment and other practices, and noted the firm’s collegiate culture. She advises on investment vehicles including closed end funds and permanent capital vehicles, in particular in the credit space. She also advises managers and investors on general partner-led secondaries and on coinvestments, which are attracting growing interest across all strategies and are also subject to close regulatory scrutiny. She was previously an equity partner in the private funds group at Morrison & Foerster. She has an LLB in Law with French Law from University of Birmingham and is admitted to practice in New York, as well as in England and Wales.
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