Karl Behrouz is an associate in the Corporate group and a member of the Investment Management Group and Venture Capital Group. He has a general corporate practice with a focus on international corporate transactions and professional investment management.
Mr Behrouz’s practice focuses on representing private investment fund sponsors on the structuring, formation and ongoing compliance requirements of private investment funds and advising institutional investors in connection with their private equity investments. He has experience assisting clients in the negotiation, documentation and closing of investments, including the negotiation of investment management agreements, drafting and review of operating agreements, commitment agreements, side letters and other fund documentation and advising on other investment-related matters (including financial services regulations).
Mr. Behrouz has experience in conducting due diligence on potential investments into onshore and offshore investment vehicles, conducting due diligence on corporate and transactional documentation in relation to project and debt financings and advising start-ups on general commercial issues and investment agreements.
Mr. Behrouz has also worked on several major oil and gas transactions. He advises governments and state-owned entities, including national oil companies, at all stages of oil & gas exploration and production, including the negotiation and drafting of agreements used in upstream and downstream oil & gas industries.
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