Shirin Baradaran is an associate at Ropes & Gray in the corporate department and a member of the asset management group. She advises registered investment companies and their independent trustees, as well as U.S. and non-U.S. investment advisers, on regulatory, transactional, and compliance matters.
Shirin advises clients on a variety of matters, including open-end and closed-end fund operating issues, regulatory filings, board matters, and advisory, sub-advisory and other service provider arrangements. She has experience drafting and advising on a wide variety of SEC filings for registered funds and their investment advisers. Shirin also regularly counsels clients on matters concerning the formation, registration, reorganization, and operation of retail and institutional investment products that arise under U.S. federal securities laws.
During law school, Shirin served on the Editorial Board of the Virginia Law Review and participated in Virginia’s Entrepreneurial Law Clinic. Prior to law school, Shirin worked for a large consulting firm as a consultant focused on risk and compliance issues facing financial institutions.
- JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2018; Editorial Board Member, Virginia Law Review; Hardy Cross Dillard Scholar
- BS (Business Economics and Public Policy Analysis), with High Distinction, Indiana University, Kelley School of Business, 2013
Admissions / Qualifications
- Massachusetts, 2018