Kleinberg Kaplan recognised as leading hedge fund law firm in Chambers USA 2021

Boutique law firm Kleinberg Kaplan has been recognised by Chambers USA 2021 as a leading firmin the “Hedge Funds (USA – Nationwide)” category, with three Kleinberg Kaplan partners being individually highlighted.

Debuting on the list is partner Jason Grunfeld, who also heads the firm’s business development. He was named a leading lawyer in the Hedge Funds category and was joined by Jamie Nash, co-leader of the firm’s hedge fund practice, who continues his streak of being recognised in Chambers.

Chris Davis, chair of Kleinberg Kaplan’s Investor Activism and Mergers & Acquisitions practices, was again ranked in the “Corporate/M&A: Shareholder Activism – New York” category.

As part of the editorial process, Chambers spoke with key clients who described the Kleinberg Kaplan team as “brilliant.” “If I have an unsolvable problem, they will be able to help me,” said a source. “I always go to them.”

Kleinberg Kaplan has active in the funds industry for half a century and has developed a national and international reputation for its representation of private funds, including several pioneers in the hedge fund industry. Its Investor Activism Practice has been ranked for years as one of the premier legal advisors to activist investors.

“It is a testament to the sophisticated and thoughtful work of the firm’s lawyers that Kleinberg Kaplan is regularly recognised for its quality in industry publications and by its peers. Through the tireless advocacy on behalf of clients which begun with our founders 50 years ago, and continued consistently by their successors, the firm has thrived. That focus on legal excellence and client service continues today and has made us a go-to law firm in the funds space,” says Andrew Chonoles, Kleinberg Kaplan Managing Partner.