Overview

Tram Nguyen is a partner in Mayer Brown’s Corporate & Securities practice. She advises hedge funds, private equity funds, venture funds and other investment funds on all aspects of fund formation, fund structuring and capital raising. She has extensive experience representing asset managers and financial institutions on complex regulatory matters, including registration, examinations and reporting requirements. Additionally, Tram was the inaugural branch chief of the Private Funds Branch at the SEC Division of Investment Management in Washington DC, where she served from 2010 to 2013. At the SEC, she led the development and implementation of new rules under the Dodd-Frank and JOBS acts for private fund advisers.

Education

Columbia Law School, JD

Harvard University, MA

Princeton University, BA, magna cum laude

Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York

Memberships

  • Chairperson, Committee on Securities Regulation, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Subcommittee on Hedge Funds, American Bar Association
  • Member, Subcommittee on Private Investment Funds, New York State Bar Association

Tram has been nationally recommended by Chambers USA 2019 for Investment Funds: Hedge Funds - USA - Nationwide, The Legal 500 United States - Investment Fund Formation and Management - Alternative/Hedge Funds and Private Equity and Who’s Who Legal - Private Funds Formation and Regulatory. She has also been recognized as “Hedge Fund Compliance Attorney of the Year” by Global Law Experts.