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Panos Katsambas
Reed Smith

Panos had a diverse practice advising U.S. and European-based clients in the entire lifecycle of alternative investment vehicles, including with respect to the establishment of new hedge funds and private equity funds, the structuring, negotiation and execution of underlying investments, corporate governance matters, strategic advice concerning relationships with investors, counterparties, and/or regulators, and the restructuring or liquidation of alternative investment vehicles or related investments.

Panos has been at the forefront of investments by private equity and hedge fund clients in the shipping industry, having advised alternative investors in high profile transactions involving joint ventures with shipping groups, acquiring non-performing shipping loan portfolios from financial institutions and other type of investments concerning private placements, restructurings and debt-related instruments.