Debra K. Lussier
Debra Lussier is a partner in Ropes & Gray’s asset management group and serves as co-leader of the firm’s buyout and growth equity funds team. Deb’s primary focus is on fundraising and ongoing representation of private investment funds, including buyout funds, credit funds, infrastructure funds and funds of funds. She also advises sponsors on the structuring and operation of management companies, including internal compensation arrangements and succession planning. Complementing her sponsor-side practice, Deb represents some of the world’s most well-known institutional investors in connection with their investments in private investment funds. Deb’s investor-side work includes both primary and secondary transactions, as well as separately managed accounts and funds of one. Deb has cultivated deep, longstanding relationships with her clients, who view her as a trusted advisor to their businesses.