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Kleinberg Kaplan Adds David Pentlow as Senior Counsel to Private Funds & Investment Management Practice

Firm News | February 16, 2021 | Private Equity Funds | Hedge Funds | Real Estate Funds | Investment Management | Securities and Corporate Finance | Mergers & Acquisitions | Business Restructuring and Reorganization

Premier boutique law firm Kleinberg Kaplan has announced that David Pentlow has joined the firm as Senior Counsel in its Private Funds & Investment Management Practice.

Mr. Pentlow has extensive experience representing private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate funds and other investors, financial institutions, and issuers – from start-ups to established public companies – in connection with securities offerings and other finance transactions, fund and product launches, SEC, CFTC and related regulatory matters, and other transactions.

“We welcome David Pentlow to Kleinberg Kaplan. Our clients will benefit from his breadth of experience across investment fund, regulatory and corporate matters,” said Andy Chonoles, managing partner of Kleinberg Kaplan. “David will be a key resource for our clients, and he adds to our bench of sophisticated Private Funds & Investment Management lawyers.”

Mr. Pentlow received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his Juris Doctor degree from Georgetown University.

Kleinberg Kaplan’s Private Funds & Investment Management Practice represents hundreds of fund managers with billions under management. Our lawyers advise clients beyond fund formation to include the full spectrum of offerings that serve the business of private investment fund management. Our accumulated experience offers our clients something more than sound business advice: we provide a platform to pursue creative and innovative strategies.

About Kleinberg Kaplan

Described as “Wall Street’s best-kept secret” (The Legal 500: United States), Kleinberg Kaplan is a premier boutique law firm that provides practical, business-minded legal counsel to investors, entrepreneurs and other industry leaders. With a national and international reputation for representation of private funds, the firm serves an impressive roster of clients, including investment funds and companies at all stages of their life cycles, as well as a wide variety of real estate investors, family offices and high-net-worth individuals. Kleinberg Kaplan provides a full-service platform that combines extensive Big Law experience with the personalized attention of a boutique firm, true teamwork and an entrepreneurial culture attuned to investments, building businesses and transforming ideas into successful companies. To learn more please visit