About Robert Weiss
Robert Weiss is a corporate transactional lawyer who focuses his practice in the financial services sector. He regularly advises investment managers, financial institutions, investment funds, family offices and other clients on hedge fund-related matters and on financings, joint ventures, securities and acquisition transactions.
Blending of corporate transactional experience with hedge fund expertise works to a client's advantage
Bob has extensive experience and a wide knowledge of corporate, acquisition and financing matters. He regularly counsels acquirers and target companies in mergers and acquisitions, advises lenders and borrowers in corporate, bank and venture capital financing transactions, and represents clients in joint ventures, strategic alliances and limited liability company matters. He is uniquely positioned to synthesize his corporate transactional experience with his private fund expertise to a client's advantage.
Bob has lectured extensively on a variety of legal topics including private fund lending, swaps and derivatives, and limited liability companies.
- Financial services
- Corporate governance
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Joint ventures
- Corporate, limited partnerships and LLCs
- Private funds and investment management
- Secured financings
- Structured products
March 20, 2018
Department of Labor Finalizes 18-Month Extension for Simplified Compliance With the BIC Exemption Under the ERISA Fiduciary Advice RuleNovember 30, 2017
Sign of Future Changes? DOL Proposes 18-Month Extension of Transition Period for Compliance With ERISA "Fiduciary Investment Advice" RuleAugust 11, 2017
Compliance With the ERISA Fiduciary Advice Rule for Private Investment Fund Managers and Sponsors and Managed Account Advisers: Beginning June 9, 2017June 6, 2017
March 7, 2017
September 17, 2015
May 29, 2015
Marketing Investment Management Services to Public Retirement Systems: Complying with Applicable Laws and RegulationsAugust 5, 2013
SEC Proposes Rule Amendments to Permit General Solicitation in Rule 506 and 144A Offerings, Including Offerings by Hedge Funds and Other Private FundsSeptember 17, 2012
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