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Law firms Simmons, Seward & Kissel in hedge fund alliance


International law firm Simmons & Simmons has entered into an alliance with US firm Seward & Kissel in a move to strengthen both firms’ work in the hedge fund and asset management arena.

The alliance brings together practices in London, New York and Hong Kong to offer what the firms say will be a top-tier combined service for hedge funds and their managers around the world.

Clients will have immediate access to full-service hedge fund and asset management expertise, from fund formation and management to all advisory services such as regulation, derivatives, corporate structures, tax, litigation, employment, intellectual