has extensive legal experience counseling investment managers, broker-dealers, and private and registered funds on complex and sophisticated investment management legal issues.
has represented some of the most prominent investment managers and mutual fund families in the United States.
clients have ranged from fund families with over $100 billion in assets to offshore funds and Section 529 college savings plans.
significant in-house experience and industry-specific knowledge to provide practical legal solutions to assist clients in meeting their business objectives, while satisfying legal requirements and regulatory expectations.
practice focuses on counseling investment managers, broker-dealers and mutual funds, including alternative mutual funds, on new product initiatives, complex business transactions, risk assessment and mitigation strategies and day-to-day business operations.
is also experienced in structuring and forming UCITS funds and advising on cross-border registrations and private placements in the U.S., EU, Asia
and Latin America.
Prior to joining Cole-Frieman & Mallon LLP, Aisha was a Partner at Budinger Hunt PC, a boutique investment management law firm that she co-founded.
She has also served as Senior Counsel at Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., and Vice President of Wells Fargo Funds Management, LLC, as well as Associate General Counsel at Dodge & Cox.
Prior to serving as in-house counsel at Wells Fargo and Dodge & Cox, Aisha practiced law at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where she advised investment managers on the formation and operation of venture capital funds and general corporate securities matters.
runs the Alternative Mutual Funds division
can be reached directly at 415-762-2854.