Private fund lawyers Steven Giordano and Omar Hemady have joined WilmerHale’s investment management practice and securities department as partners in the firm’s Boston office. Giordano and Hemady focus their practices on fund formation across the liquidity spectrum, including hedge, credit, private equity, venture, hybrid, crossover and real estate funds, as well as permanent capital vehicles, bespoke vehicles, funds of funds and funds of one. They serve as counsel to fund sponsors on the full range of strategic matters, including corporate governance, compensation planning and buy-out arrangements, as well as transactional matters, such as seed capital and revenue sharing arrangements; minority and majority asset acquisitions; and strategic equity investments. For another recent addition to WilmerHale, see “Former FINRA Head of Enforcement Joins WilmerHale” (Mar. 5, 2020).