RITA FITCH

ASSOCIATE

Rita Fitch focuses her practice on the formation, structuring and ongoing operation of private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, managed accounts/fund-of-ones, co-investment vehicles and other hybrid vehicles. She advises funds on investment management, securities laws and other general corporate matters, including regulatory filings and compliance issues. Rita also works on employment and termination agreements and upper tier/management company agreements. Her practice covers managers ranging from start-ups to industry leaders.

Practices

Education

University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D., magna cum laude, 2014)

Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania (Certificate of Study in Business Economics and Public Policy, 2014)

Villanova University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2011)

Bar Admissions

2015, New York

Insights

Kleinberg Kaplan Attorney Named to Junior Advisory Board of Women in Funds

March 30, 2020

Private funds associate Rita Fitch to serve on inaugural junior advisory board comprised of rising stars; Women in Funds looks to promote female leadership in private investment funds space. Premier boutique law firm Kleinberg Kaplan announced that private funds associate Rita Fitch has been named to the junior advisory board for WOMEN IN FUNDS, a…

SEC Withdraws Two No-Action Letters Concerning Proxy Advisory Firms

October 24, 2018,

The Securities and Exchange Commission’s (the “SEC“) Division of Investment Management has announced the withdrawal of two no-action letters[1] that provided guidance to registered investment advisers regarding their use of proxy advisory firms consistent with Rule 206(4)-6 under the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, as amended (the “Proxy Rule“). [2] Under the Proxy Rule, registered…