Sadis & Goldberg LLP Declared the Category Winner Investment Funds Law Firm of the Year
(New York, NY, September 7, 2010) Finance Monthly Magazine Law Awards for Achievement named Sadis & Goldberg LLP, a leading New York based law firm recognized for its financial services practice, the Category Winner Investment Funds Law Firm of the Year USA for 2010. Sadis & Goldberg represents a wide variety of domestic and international corporations and financial institutions in corporate finance transactions including mergers and acquisitions, drafting and negotiating complex operating and shareholder agreements, private placement of debt and equity and the negotiation of strategic alliances. Most recently we represented SkyBridge Capital in their recent acquisition of the hedge funds, hedge fund seeding and hedge fund advisory businesses from Citi Alternative Investments as well as the transaction of the Harrison Group being acquired by YouGov plc. In anticipation of the enhanced regulatory environment and in light of the business climate, Sadis has expanded its financial Services Practice, as well as its Regulatory and Litigation Groups. The Financial Services Practice was expanded to provide its clients Alternative Investment Due diligence. The practice is now able to perform necessary due diligence of all facets of an investment advisor’s regulatory compliance, both on behalf of management seeing to shore up operations, as well as investors conducting due diligence prior to an initial investment or in connection with an ongoing investment. The Litigation Practice, after many years of representing hundreds of investment funds, developed an industry-leading corporate governance and shareholder activism practice. The group consults on legal issues ranging from corporate governance principles and fiduciary duty law to derivative actions, M&A litigation and appraisal rights proceedings. The Regulatory Practice provides regulatory and compliance advice and representation in connection with SEC enforcement proceedings as well as responding when clients become the target of enforcement actions, a demand for information, or litigation. Sadis & Goldberg has led over 600 hedge funds and other investment funds to success and provides a full range of sophisticated legal services, including tax, litigation, regulatory, real estate, public finance intellectual property and corporate services to national and international businesses. “The Finance Monthly Law Awards rank amongst the top global awards event and we are honored to be recognized by our industry peers in this category,” said Ron S. Geffner, Partner and Head of the Financial Services Group.