Ropes & Gray recently announced that David G. Tittsworth will join its investment management practice as counsel in the Washington, D.C. office in June; and former K&L Gates partners Paul H. Dykstra and Paulita A. Pike have joined as partners in its investment management practice in Chicago. Tittsworth most recently served an 18-year tenure as president and CEO of the Investment Adviser Association. See “K&L Gates-IAA Panel Provides Comprehensive Overview of Cybersecurity Laws and Threats Applicable to Investment Managers (Part One of Two)
” above, in this issue of the Hedge Fund Law Report. Dykstra and Pike represent mutual funds and fund boards in a broad range of matters, including corporate governance, reorganizations, compliance issues, and internal and SEC investigations. For insight from the firm, see “Ropes & Gray Attorneys Discuss Implications for U.S. Hedge Fund Managers of the European Market Infrastructure Regulation
,” Hedge Fund Law Report, Vol. 7, No. 27 (Jul. 18, 2014); “Ropes & Gray Attorneys Discuss the Impact on Private Fund Managers of Final Regulations Under the Volcker Rule
,” Hedge Fund Law Report, Vol. 7, No. 10 (Mar. 13, 2014); “Tax and Structuring Considerations for Funds Organized to Invest in Master Limited Partnerships
,” Hedge Fund Law Report, Vol. 6, No. 30 (Aug. 1, 2013); and “Ropes & Gray Partners Share Insights Gleaned from Successfully Navigating Presence Examinations with Hedge Fund Manager Clients
,” Hedge Fund Law Report, Vol. 6, No. 10 (Mar. 7, 2013).