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Shelley J. Rosensweig

Shelley Rosensweig is a Partner in the Investment Management and Private Equity Practice Groups in the New York office of Haynes and Boone. She structures, designs and organizes US and non-US private investment funds and assists clients with seed capital arrangements, the operation of managed account platforms and the organization and design of joint ventures, SPVs and other co-investment structures. Shelley also advises clients with respect to SEC, FINRA and CFTC regulatory and compliance matters, family office related matters, trading issues and employment matters. She further advises clients with respect to distribution and capital raising matters and other strategic initiatives.

Professional and Community Activities

  • American Bar Association
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Publications and Speaking Engagements
  • "Context Accelerator Series," Panelist/Judge, Miami, Monaco, and California, 2019.
  • "Legal Issues Surrounding Marketing and Seed Deals," featured speaker, Bloomberg's Dallas Hedge Fund Startup Conference, May 24, 2017.
  • “U.S. Legal Issues for Brazilian Fund Managers,” panelist, Credit Suisse 2017 Prime Services Leadership Conference, New York, March 9, 2017.
  • Legal and compliance – Setting up for Success," speaker, Bloomberg Hedge Fund Startup Conference, October 6, 2016.
  • "Legal Challenges Facing Startup Managers," speaker, Eze Castle Integration webinar, Emerging Manager Series, April 5, 2016.
  • "Cybersecurity Risks and Implications for Investment Advisers," author, Eze Castle Integration Hedge IT Blog, August 11, 2015.
  • The Bloomberg Hedge Fund Startup Conference, speaker, New York, 2015.
  • “The Impact on Non-EU Managers,” panelist, Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) Alphametrix Summit, Monaco, September 2013. 
Qualifications

Education

B.A., University of Michigan, 1995

J.D., New York Law School, 1998, Associate Articles Editor, Journal of International and Comparative Law

Admissions

New York

Publication
DOJ Charges Wire Fraud (Read, Insider Trading) in NFTs
June 27, 2022

In a recently unsealed indictment, the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) charged Nathaniel Chastain with wire fraud and money laundering in a scheme that has been billed as “insider trading.” Chastain was previously a product manager tasked with selecting non-fungible tokens (“NFTs”) to be displayed on the homepage of OpenSea, one of the largest and most popular NFT marketplaces. At the time of thi [...]