Jennifer Grant Cooper
  1. Counsel

Ms. Cooper is counsel in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Investment Management Group. She represents a range of private fund sponsors in connection with the establishment, marketing and operations of private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, secondary funds and funds of funds.

Ms. Cooper provides regulatory and compliance advice to investment manager clients in connection with their ongoing operations and investment activities, including compliance with the U.S. Investment Advisers Act and the U.S. Investment Company Act. She represents sellers and management teams in investment adviser spin-outs and sale transactions, as well as investors and asset managers in connection with seed capital investments. She also advises institutional investors that invest in private equity funds, venture capital funds and hedge funds.

Of Note

  • Member, Committee on Private Investment Funds, New York City Bar Association

Professional History

  • Counsel, 2013-present
  • Associate, 2004-2013

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York

Education

  • A.B., Environmental Science and Public Policy, Harvard College, 2000
    • cum laude
  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 2004
    • cum laude