Sonya PaulsPartner at Clifford ChanceSpeaker
Representing some of the most prominent European and global fund managers and select investors, Sonya Pauls is a highly regarded and recognised leader in fund formation and a fundraising expert. Sonya has more than 25 years’ experience in fund formation. Sonya specializes in structuring and establishing private equity, venture capital and other alternative asset funds and represents select leading investors in their investment projects. Sonya provides extensive advice on all legal and commercial aspects of fundraisings, secondary transactions, GP led-transactions, complex carried interest and other compensation plans, spin-outs, re-organisations, and restructurings. Sonya Pauls is also a seasoned expert in alternative dispute resolution in the context of LP/GP relations.