AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD LLP
Kelli L. Moll’s practice focuses on the formation and ongoing operation of hedge funds and private equity funds, as well as counseling investment advisers.
Ms. Moll has represented numerous hedge funds and their managers in connection with fund formations, seed capital arrangements, compensation arrangements among partners and employees, spin-offs of proprietary trading groups, the acquisition of trading groups, complex fund restructurings, private equity co-investments and registration and compliance under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940.
Ms. Moll received her B.S. in finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1989 and her J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law in 1993, where she was both a staff editor of The Business Lawyer and case editor of the Loyola Consumer Law Reporter.
Kelli has lectured extensively on hedge funds. As the first speaker in a new InterLinks podcast series targeting the financial services industry, Kelli presented on “U.S. and E.U. Proposed Legislation: New Regulation Requirements and Assessing Systemic Risk.” In addition, she was invited to discuss product development issues at Campbells Cayman Fund Focus Conference in 2012 and 2009, hedge fund regulations at PLI’s Investment Management Institute and establishing a framework of internal policies, practices and controls at a recent American Conference Institute event. Kelli has also authored numerous articles on issues affecting investment funds and their managers.