"David W. Tegeler is a Partner in the Corporate Department and co-head of the Private Investment Funds Group. He concentrates on representing private investment funds in a broad range of matters, including fund formations, buy and sell side secondary transactions, direct secondary transactions, restructurings and governance issues. He also has a substantial practice representing U.S. and non-U.S. institutional investors and investment advisors in their investments in all types of private investment funds.
Over the last three years, David managed teams of lawyers who have closed over 45 fund formation projects, with more than $18 billion raised. He has extensive experience in structuring all kinds of funds, including venture, buyout, fund of funds and secondary funds, as well as international funds.
In addition to his client work, David takes an active role in the private investment funds community. He gives numerous lectures and is a member of various boards and panels for events focusing on the subject and is a frequent contributor to industry publications. David has been a speaker at private investment fund industry events, including the Private Equity International COO & CFO Forum, the Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst Conference, SuperInvestor, SuperReturn International and the IBA Conference on Private Investment Funds, among others.
David has received numerous accolades for his private investment funds work. Chambers Global listed him as one of the “World's Leading Lawyers” and Chambers USA named him one of “America's Leading Business Lawyers,” each for seven years, and he was selected as one of the world’s leading practitioners in the field by The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers in each of the last ten years. He also has been recognized in US Legal 500 for the last three years, been recommended in the PLC Cross-Border Private Equity Handbook for private equity/venture capital representation, and has been selected for inclusion in the Massachusetts Super Lawyers directory for five years."