Shirin Baradaran is an associate 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 fund clients on a variety of matters, including day-to-day regulatory advice on open-end and closed-end fund issues, regulatory filings, fund disclosure, board matters, and advisory, sub-advisory and other service provider arrangements. She has experience drafting and advising on SEC filings for registered funds and their investment advisers, including registration statements, proxy statements/prospectuses, shareholder reports, and other filings. 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 as a consultant for a large consulting firm and 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