Kate Hodson 凯特 ·赫臣

Partner 合伙人 Hong Kong, British Virgin Islands
Kate Hodson
To the point.... very responsive Client feedback, 2016

Overview

Kate advises a large number of sponsors and fund managers as well as their onshore counsel on the establishment and structuring of private equity funds, hedge funds and other closed ended and opened ended fund structures, with particular expertise in respect of partnership and unit trust structures. She also advises LPs, managers, trustees, family offices, HNWIs, administrators and other service providers on fund related issues and other corporate matters, including downstream investment transactions.
  • Background

    Kate is a partner in Ogier’s investment funds practice in Hong Kong with a focus on private equity. She advises a large number of sponsors and fund managers as well as their onshore counsel on the establishment and structuring of private equity funds, hedge funds and other closed ended and opened ended fund structures. She also advises LPs, managers, trustees, family offices, HNWIs, administrators and other service providers on fund related issues and other corporate matters.

    Kate was named among the top law lawyers for Ultra High Net Worth Individuals by Billionaire.com in conjunction with Wealth.

    Kate joined Ogier Hong Kong in 2010 from Allen & Overy where she trained as a finance lawyer.  She is well placed to advise on the full life-cycle of an investment fund, including advising on downstream investment transactions, shareholder arrangements, liquidations, financings and regulatory matters in respect of both Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands law.

    Kate obtained her Bachelor of Science from Nottingham University and subsequently completed her graduate diploma in law (GDL) and the Legal Practice Course with distinction at Nottingham Law School. Kate is a member of the Law Society of England and Wales and registered as a foreign lawyer in Hong Kong.

    Admitted in:
    2008 - England and Wales (non practising)
    2015 - British Virgin Islands

    Kate is a Registered Foreign Lawyer regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong.

     

    凯特是奥杰香港办公室的投资基金业务的合伙人。凯特为许多基金发起人、基金经理以及他们的在岸律师提供有关搭建和架构私募股权基金、对冲基金以及与基金有关的事务以及企业事务方面的法律咨询。

    擅长领域包括开曼群岛和BVI群岛法律下所有基金架构、成立、重组及基金融资。凯特也提供并购、私有化及各种各样的公司和私人财富事物的法律咨询。

    凯特曾于安理国际律师事务所的伦敦和阿姆斯特丹办公室工作,她于2010年从安理加入奥杰。

    凯特获有诺丁汉大学理学学士学位,她其后参加了诺丁汉大学法律学院的法律研究生(GDL)和法律实践课程,并取得优异成绩。凯特是英格兰及威尔士律师协会的会员,也是香港的注册外国律师。

     

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  • Recognition

    To the point.... very responsive Client feedback, 2016
    Kate was named one of Asia's Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 in 2016. Asian Legal Business
    What impressed me was the quality and the speed. We give tight deadlines and she always matches them. Client feedback
    Kate was named among the top lawyers for Ultra High Net Worth Individuals. Billionaire.com in conjunction with Wealth