Emma Whenham is an investment funds partner based in San Francisco, where she advises on structuring and capital raising for private funds with a focus on the real assets sector. She has represented global sponsors, as well as newly organized firms, in the formation and raising of both open and closed-ended private funds. Emma’s work also includes advising on internal economic, strategic and governance matters and co-investment arrangements.

Representative Clients

GLP, GI Partners, Hudson Pacific Properties, KKR, L&B Realty Advisors, Ohana Real Estate, Shorenstein, Starwood Capital Group.


Memberships & Affiliations

Leadership Council, SEO Scholars San Francisco


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2020, California
  • 2015, Admitted to practice as a Solicitor of England and Wales


  • University of Law, LondonLegal Practice Course; Graduate Diploma in Law2013
  • Cardiff School of Law and PoliticsB.A.Honors2010