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Christopher M. Cahlamer

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Milwaukee
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Chris Cahlamer is the team leader of the firm’s Investment Management Practice Group, where he practices in investment management and securities law, focusing on investment companies, investment advisers, regulatory examinations, new product development, SEC compliance and reporting obligations, CCO support, private fund formation and operation, investment company reorganizations, investment advisor mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and board fiduciary issues.

Chris earned his law degree, summa cum laude, at Marquette University Law School. While there, he received the Corporate Practice Institute Award and served as senior articles editor on the Marquette Law Review. He completed his undergraduate education at St. Norbert College, graduating as a member of the honors program and earning his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, in international economics and political science.

Chris is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the American Bar Association.

Representative Experience

Representation of mutual funds and investment advisers in connection with SEC registration, periodic reporting obligations, ongoing compliance and regulatory examinations

Advising mutual fund boards regarding governance and compliance matters

Counseling clients in connection with routine and non-routine SEC examinations

Advising clients regarding entity formation issues, including investment company and investment adviser registration

Formation and representation of a closed-end interval fund

Formation and representation of privately offered hedge funds

Advising clients regarding mergers of investment advisers and reorganizations of investment companies

Advising an investment adviser transitioning to a family office structure

Admitted To Practice

Wisconsin - 2003

Professional Associations

American Bar Association
State Bar of Wisconsin

Activities

American Lung Association in Wisconsin

  • Leadership Board Member (Chairman, July 2016 – present; Vice Chairman, July 2015 – June 2016; Secretary, July 2014 – June 2015)
  • Fight for Air Climb Committee Member (Fight for Air Climb Co-Chair 2013 – 2015)

Education

Juris Doctor, Marquette University Law School, 2003, summa cum laude, Corporate Practice Institute Award

Bachelor's Degree, St. Norbert College, summa cum laude, International Economics - Political Science

Milwaukee
833 East Michigan Street
Suite 1800
Milwaukee, WI
53202-5615
414.287.9338414.287.9338
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