Gustavo Resendiz advises and helps clients to form their domestic and international investment funds, including private equity, growth equity, and venture capital funds, as well as funds of funds. He counsels private fund sponsors on all aspects of the fund formation process, including structure, key terms, marketing, and negotiations with investors, and counsels clients regarding the structure and terms of their internal business arrangements and in day-to-day legal and operational matters, both at the fund and upper tier levels. Gus also represents institutional and other investors in their investments into alternative investment products.
Gus brings over 20 years of legal experience to Choate, with over a decade each as outside counsel to investment managers and investors and general counsel and chief compliance officer to SEC-registered investment advisers. Gus has expertise in the legal and business issues important to clients, including compliance and regulatory issues, global risk management, business development, and investor relations matters, and a wide array of operational and administrative practices.
Professional and Community Involvement
- Board Member & President of the Board, Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence, Massachusetts
- Board Member & Vice President of the Board, La Vida Scholars of Lynn, Massachusetts
Education & Credentials
- University of Southern California
- JD, 1998
- Northeastern University
- BS, 1995
Choate has welcomed Gustavo (“Gus”) Resendiz as a partner in the Firm’s Fund Formation practice. Gus will advise and help clients in the formation and representation of domestic and international private investment funds, including private equity, growth equity, and venture capital funds, as well as funds of funds.