Kennan J. Castel-Fodor
Associate, Dechert LLP, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., B.S., Ohio State University; J.D., Case Western Reserve University
Professor Castel-Fodor is an associate in the financial services group at Dechert LLP, where his work focuses on advising U.S. registered funds and their boards,...Continue Reading
Professor Castel-Fodor is an associate in the financial services group at Dechert LLP, where his work focuses on advising U.S. registered funds and their boards, investment advisers and related financial services firms. He is also actively engaged in the firm's global commodities and derivatives practice. Professor Castel-Fodor also assists with advising clients on complex issues related to investing internationally, including with respect to non-U.S. investment programs authorized for U.S. investors and ongoing regulatory/compliance issues in non-U.S. jurisdictions. He most recently discussed cross-border investment issues related to China as a panelist at Penn APALSA Sixteenth Annual Conference in January 2017. Publications include articles on custody concerns for U.S. mutual funds when investing in Russia, China and Saudi Arabia in the Investment Lawyer (forthcoming April 2017), and a chapter on the impact of U.S. regulation on cross-border swap activities for non-U.S. asset managers in US Regulation for Asset Managers Outside the United States (Jack Murphy, Karen L. Anderberg & David Vaughan eds.) (forthcoming July 2017).