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Alan Arkin is a litigator with more than twenty years’ experience practicing throughout the United States.  He has also acted as a trusted advisor to many businesses, investment funds, high net-worth individuals, and others in the financial services industry.

Alan has considerable expertise advising private equity funds, hedge funds, and other investment vehicles, as well as their founders and other constituents, with respect to a wide range of employment and other organizational matters.  For example, Alan frequently advises clients on fund breakups – whether through negotiation or litigation – and has also frequently advised clients on separations and other transitions within such organizations. 

Alan also has substantial experience advising clients on a variety of employment matters specific to private equity funds, hedge funds, and venture funds.  Alan’s understanding of what is “market” within the industry, and on the workings of carried interest and other deferred compensation plans has proven particularly valuable for Alan’s clients.

Alan is also an accomplished litigator, and has represented clients ranging from high net-worth individuals to large public companies in a wide range of matters in state and federal courts across the country, as well as in arbitrations before FINRA, JAMS, and the AAA.  Alan has significant experience with respect to fraud, asset recovery, offshore finance, employment, corporate governance, securities, and restrictive covenant cases.  In addition, Alan has particular expertise representing broker-dealers in both industry and customer disputes, and with respect to investigations and other examinations by FINRA and the SEC, among other regulatory agencies.

 

 


Education:
Tulane Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1996

Washington University, B.A., 1993
Admissions:
New York State

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

United States Supreme Court
Related Practices:
Employment Law
Litigation
 

 

 

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