Proskauer taps Moll as partner for private funds group

Law firm Proskauer has named Kelli Moll as a partner in its New York-based private funds group.

Law firm Proskauer has named Kelli Moll as a partner in its New York-based private funds group. Previously, she worked at Akin Gump.


New York, May 3, 2021 – Proskauer, a leading international law firm, today welcomed Kelli Moll as a partner in its Private Funds Group, based in New York.

“Kelli is a star in the hedge space and a leader in the private funds industry, and we are so excited to welcome her to Proskauer,” said Daryn Grossman, Managing Partner of Proskauer. “Her arrival continues to deepen our bench serving the asset management industry, from large institutional asset managers to independent managers focused on hedge, credit and growth equity strategies.”

Kelli advises on the formation and ongoing operations of hedge funds, credit funds and private equity funds. She counsels sponsors on all aspects of their business, including platform expansion, upper tier arrangements and regulatory issues. She is a prolific speaker in the private funds industry and regularly presents in key financial markets around the world on business and regulatory trends. Kelli is consistently recognized as a market leader in Investment Management and Hedge Funds by both Chambers and The Legal 500.

“Her particular focus in hedge, credit and growth equity funds really aligns with the strengths of our investment management practice, while increasing our ability to service the expanding platforms of our clients,” said Monica Arora, co-head of Proskauer’s Private Funds Group.

“I am thrilled to join such a dynamic team of lawyers and industry leaders and to have the opportunity to continue to grow the incredible practice that Proskauer has built,” said Kelli Moll.

Kelli received her B.S. from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and her J.D. from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. She joins Proskauer from Akin Gump.

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