Reed Schuster is a partner in the Investment Funds Practice Group of the corporate department. He focuses his practice on the formation, organization, operation and regulatory compliance of domestic and offshore private equity funds, hedge funds, funds-of-funds, real estate funds and other investment vehicles. In addition, he represents investment advisers, investment companies (including open- and closed-end funds) and broker-dealers.


Thought Leadership


Sacrificing Functionality for Transparency? The Regulation of Swap Agreements in the Wake of the Financial Crisis, 62 Syracuse Law Review 385 (2012)

Rule 14a-11 and the Administrative Procedure Act: It’s Better to Have Had and Waived, than Never to Have Had at All, 95 Minnesota Law Review 1034 (2011)


Panelist, “Papering up the Deal,” World Oilman’s Mineral & Royalty Conference, April 15, 2024


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2023, Texas
  • 2016, Illinois
  • 2014, New York
  • 2011, Minnesota (inactive)


  • University of Minnesota Law SchoolJ.D.magna cum laude2011
    Editor-in-Chief, Minnesota Law Review
  • University of Wisconsin-MadisonB.A., Political Sciencewith Honors2006