Stephanie A. Capistron

Partner, Dechert LLP

Stephanie A. Capistron is a partner in the financial services group at Dechert LLP.  Ms. Capistron advises U.S. registered investment companies and their investment advisers on a wide variety of regulatory, compliance and corporate matters, including the development and launch of new funds, regulatory and compliance matters, fund reorganizations and requests for exemptive relief from the Securities and Exchange Commission.  She also advises boards of directors/trustees of U.S. registered investment companies on fund governance and fiduciary oversight matters.  Ms. Capistron has significant experience assisting mutual fund sponsors launch exchange-traded fund business lines, including advice with respect to fund structure, disclosure and listing requirements, and development of compliance programs.  Ms. Capistron was short-listed for the “Rising Star” award for investment funds by Euromoney Legal Media Group in its inaugural Americas Rising Stars Awards (2018). She has also been recognized in The Legal 500 (US) in the area of mutual/registered funds.  She is a graduate of Providence College (B.A.) and Boston College Law School (J.D.).