Kirsten is a senior attorney in the firm’s asset management group. She focuses her practice on representing investment advisers and private fund sponsors on a wide variety of fundraising, regulatory and compliance matters. Kirsten also represents broker-dealers on various regulatory and securities law issues.

Prior to joining Ropes & Gray in 2020, Kirsten was an associate at another large international law firm, where her clients included registered investment advisers and private fund sponsors. 


  • Represents registered investment advisers on a wide range of corporate, regulatory and compliance matters.
  • Assists advisers in registering with the Securities and Exchange Commission and in developing Advisers Act compliance programs.
  • Advises clients on Exchange Act and FINRA Rule compliance.

Areas of Practice