Eric L. Perelman is a securities lawyer representing private fund managers and global financial institutions across a variety of regulatory and transactional matters, including structure and operations, regulatory guidance and interpretation, investment adviser compliance and controls, internal and regulatory investigations, and enforcement actions and examinations by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Eric’s practice also focuses on fintech in the asset management industry, with experience counseling a number of leading robo-advisers, venture capital fund managers, and emerging fintech companies on securities matters.
Eric counsels hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds, and global financial institutions on securities regulatory matters, including the formation of private investment funds, investment adviser registration and disclosure, fiduciary duty, interpretive guidance, regulatory examinations and investigations, and enforcement actions. With respect to fintech, Eric represents robo-advisers and other emerging companies that focus on the application of disruptive technology to investment management services. He also counsels clients on mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures involving asset managers and investment advisers. Eric served with the Division of Enforcement and the Division of Investment Management at the SEC while in law school.
The George Washington University Law School, 2014, J.D.
New York University, 2011, B.A., Cum Laude
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Asset Management, Law360 (2017)