Dechert is a global law firm with approximately 1000 lawyers in 26 locations around the world. Over 200 lawyers are dedicated to funds and financial services. The firm has expertise across all major asset classes, fund domiciles and structures and provides expertise at every stage of the investment lifecycle. We were the first and are the leading major international law firm with a funds practice that spans the key European investment fund centres – Dublin, Frankfurt, London, Luxembourg, Munich and Paris – as well as throughout the U.S., Middle East and Asia. As a result, our lawyers are in a unique position to give jurisdictional-neutral and unbiased advice about the right structures for raising and deploying capital both in Europe and beyond, with strong attention to tax efficiency and market terms.