Loretta Shaw‑Lorello has joined Mintz’s New York office as a member of its corporate and securities practice. Shaw‑Lorello has a multifaceted private investment funds practice representing clients in the formation and operation of buyout funds, venture capital funds, real estate funds, distressed funds and credit opportunity funds, in addition to counseling fund sponsors on the formation and operation of investment manager and general partner entities. For commentary from Shaw‑Lorello, see “Navigating the Patchwork of National Private Placement Regimes: A Roadmap for Marketing in Europe by Non‑E.U. Fund Managers That Are Not Authorized Under the AIFMD” (Jul. 24, 2014).