January 9, 2007
STAMFORD, CT – Finn Dixon & Herling LLP, a law firm with extensive experience providing corporate, transactional, securities, investment management and litigation counsel, announced that Matthew S. Eisenberg, a prominent hedge fund attorney, has been named a partner of the firm. Mr. Eisenberg has an extensive background representing a variety of domestic and offshore hedge funds, funds of funds and other investment funds, third party marketers and broker-dealers. He advises as to all aspects of fund and broker-dealer structuring, formation and operations, as well as investment adviser and broker-dealer registration and compliance.
"We are very pleased to welcome Matthew to the firm," said Brett W. Dixon, Administrative Partner of Finn Dixon & Herling. "The continued growth of our alternative investment fund and investment management practice areas is a strategic priority for the firm, and Matthew is a significant addition to our team."
"Finn Dixon & Herling offers a very strong platform for investment fund, investment adviser and broker-dealer representation," Eisenberg said. "In addition to its existing hedge fund practice, the firm has sophisticated experience in a number of significant and complementary practice areas, including: tax, private equity, M&A, ERISA, employee benefits, employment law and litigation."
Before joining Finn Dixon & Herling, Mr. Eisenberg was a member and co-founder of Cobb & Eisenberg LLC. Mr. Eisenberg received his J.D. from New York University School of Law. He lectures on a variety of matters, including the formation and operation of hedge funds, funds of funds and offshore funds, investment adviser registration and compliance matters, and broker-dealer/third party marketer registration and compliance matters.
About Finn Dixon & Herling
Finn Dixon & Herling LLP is a law firm with extensive experience providing corporate, transactional, securities, investment management and litigation counsel. Its clients range in size from large to small corporations, and include venture capital and private equity firms, financial institutions, hedge funds and investment advisors, executives, management teams and entrepreneurs. The firm can be found online at www.fdh.com.