Jaime Schechter is a partner in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP. Jaime's practice is devoted to providing regulatory advice with respect to the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and the Investment Company Act of 1940. Jaime advises financial services firms, particularly investment advisers and sponsors of mutual funds, private equity funds and other pooled investment vehicles, regarding ongoing regulatory and compliance issues and private offerings of securities. Jaime also has significant experience counseling registered open-and closed-end funds and their directors.



Admissions & Qualifications

  • New York


  • Fordham University School of LawJ.D.2006

    Editor, Fordham International Law Journal

    Fordham Law Women, President, 2005–2006

  • The George Washington UniversityB.A., International Affairs & Political Sciencecum laude, with Special Honors2003