Brian Doyle-Wenger is an associate in the firm’s Nashville office. He is a member of the firm’s Asset Management and Investment Funds practice group. Brian focuses his practice on advising fund sponsor clients in connection with various fundraising, structuring, governance, operations, regulatory, and compliance matters. Brian also focuses on advising registered investment companies, including exchange traded funds, closed-end funds, and mutual funds and their investment advisers on legal, regulatory, and compliance matters. He has experience drafting and reviewing registration statements, shareholder reports and other regulatory and legal documentation related to the development and launch of new funds, fund mergers and reorganizations, and the ongoing operations of registered funds.
Prior to joining the firm, Brian served as an associate at a law firm in Ohio where he regularly advised investment companies (including mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, closed-end funds, business development companies), and their investment advisers, and their boards of directors on a wide range of regulatory and corporate matters including organizing and launching funds, regulatory compliance, fund reorganizations and acquisitions, and fund governance. Brian assisted with formation and offering documents for private equity, venture capital, and hedge funds. He also counsels clients on compliance with state, federal, and international laws governing information privacy and security.
Brian served in the United States Army, where he held various leadership roles. He is a combat veteran and a recipient of the bronze star with oak leaf cluster, meritorious service medal, army commendation medal, and army achievement medal.
- “Tailored Shareholder Reports,” The Investment Lawyer, January 2023