- Partner | Asset Management
Piers Harris advises fund sponsors, investors, and financial institutions across a range of asset classes.
Clients seek Piers’ counsel with respect to private equity/buyout, credit (including direct lending, mezzanine, and others), infrastructure and renewables, special situations, venture capital and growth equity, and real estate. Piers has a particular focus on structuring complex and multi-jurisdictional funds. Our clients also seek his advice in relation to managed accounts, co-investment and annex funds, fund financing arrangements, carried interest and sponsor co-investment incentive schemes, and secondary transactions (including GP-led secondaries and other liquidity solutions) in the private funds space.
The Legal 500 UK recognizes Piers in the Investment Funds: Private Funds category.
The Legal 500 |Fried Frank Ranked in The Legal 500 UK 2023⟶
News releases |Fried Frank Elects 12 Partners and Promotes 11 Special Counsel⟶
Media mentions |Piers Harris Recognized in The Lawyer’s Festival of Talent 2021⟶
Client memorandum |SEC Adopts Amendments to Form PF⟶
Client memorandum |NFA Compliance Rule 2-51: Requirements for Members and Associates Engaged in Activities Involving Digital Asset Commodities⟶
Client memorandum |SEC Proposes Extensive Amendments to the Custody Rule⟶
Client memorandum |ELTIF 2.0⟶
Client memorandum |Q1 2023 – European Regulatory Update for Funds⟶
Client memorandum |Reminder: CPO and CTA Annual Affirmation Requirement⟶
Client memorandum |EXAMS Publishes Risk Alert Regarding Regulation S-ID Compliance⟶
Client memorandum |SEC Adopts New Rule Requiring Form 13F Filers to Report Annually Their Proxy Voting Record⟶
Client memorandum |SEC Proposes New Oversight Requirements for Certain Services Outsourced by Registered Investment Advisers⟶