William Sturman is co-chair of the firm’s Private Funds and Investments practice and a partner in the Private Equity practice. His practice focuses on advising sponsors of open- and closed-ended private investment funds, including buyout, growth capital, real estate, infrastructure, hedge, debt and hybrid funds. In addition to sponsors of US focused funds, Mr. Sturman commonly advises funds sponsors targeting investments in Africa, India, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Latin America. Mr. Sturman also advises clients on seeding arrangements for early generation funds and has extensive experience advising fund sponsors and investment professionals on carried interest programs.
In addition to representing fund sponsors, Mr. Sturman commonly represents investors investing in alternative investment funds.