Charlie NightingaleGeneral Counsel, Chief Operating Officer of PAAMCO Launchpad at PAAMCO Prisma
Charlie Nightingale, JD is PAAMCO Prisma’s General Counsel as well as the Chief Operating Officer of PAAMCO Launchpad, the firm’s early-stage manager seeding solution. Prior to joining PAAMCO Prisma, Charlie was in the investment management group at Schulte Roth & Zabel, where he represented clients in the structuring and operation of private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds and managed accounts, negotiated seed deal and M&A transactions for investment adviser clients as well as provided regulatory and compliance advice on securities laws. Prior to joining Schulte Roth & Zabel, Charlie was an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell in the mergers and acquisitions group. After law school, he clerked for Judge Joseph M. McLaughlin of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York. Charlie received a JD (magna cum laude) from Duke University School of Law, where he was an editor of the Duke Law Journal and was admitted into the Order of the Coif. He holds a BA (cum laude) in History from Columbia University.