Robert Romano is an associate in Ropes & Gray’s asset management group. Robert’s practice is focused on representing fund sponsors, hedge funds and other private investment funds in connection with the structuring and formation of open-end and closed-end funds and their management companies, as well as various transactional, compliance and regulatory matters. Robert advises fund sponsors on the creation and operation of a broad range of domestic and international investment products designed for institutional and high net worth investors. Robert’s experience also includes representing fund sponsors and investment managers in launching single-investor and co-investment fund structures, as well as negotiating various contractual arrangements, such as investor side letters and service provider agreements.

Prior to joining Ropes & Gray in 2021, Robert was an investment management associate in the Chicago office of a large international law firm.

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