David Richardson’s practice focuses on the establishment of private equity, credit, real estate and infrastructure funds. His clients include investment managers across a range of strategies, including direct private equity mid-market investment, longer term infrastructure and real asset investments, as well as fund of funds and secondary market investing. He advises these investment managers on their fund structuring and capital raising strategies, restructurings during the life of their funds and also day-to-day legal compliance issues and investor facing matters.

David also has experience advising first time fund managers on their initial structuring requirements and raising seed investment.

In addition to structuring investment funds, David advises clients on their internal management and advisory entity structuring, including their executive incentive programmes through carried interest and co-investment schemes.


Memberships & Affiliations

Associate of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investments


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2017, Admitted to Practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • BPP University, LondonLegal Practice CourseDistinction2015
  • BPP University, LondonGraduate Diploma in LawCommendation2013
  • University of BristolB.A., PhilosophyHons2008