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New York hedge fund specialist Tannenbaum Helpern Syracuse & Hirschtritt has opened an office in London, the firm’s first outpost from its New York headquarters.
The firm’s founder, Michael Tannenbaum, said in a statement that there was “tremendous appetite” in the UK-based hedge fund industry for specialised knowledge of the shifting regulatory environment and access to the US investment landscape.
Barry Breen, a partner in the firm’s financial services, hedge funds and capital markets practice group, will be resident partner in London. He will be joined on a rotating basis by a number of US-based lawyers.