Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Lisa Schneider has been elected to the Firm's partnership effective September 1, 2010.
In a statement, Valerie Ford Jacob, Fried Frank's Chairperson said, "We are excited to have Lisa as a partner of the Firm and look forward to the role she will play in the continued growth and success of Fried Frank."
Ms. Schneider's practice is focused primarily on the structuring and representation of hedge funds and other alternative investment products. She joined the Firm's New York office in 2002. Ms. Schneider received her JD from New York University School of Law in 2002 and her BA from Emory University in 1999. She is admitted to the bar in New York.
"Lisa is an exceptional lawyer who has made significant contributions to the asset management practice throughout her time at Fried Frank," said Lawrence N. Barshay, partner and head of Fried Frank's asset management group. "Lisa's dedication to our clients and her depth of knowledge is an asset to the Firm and our growing practice."