Ms. Gruen’s practice focuses on establishing private funds through U.S. and international offerings, organizing fund manager and sponsor entities, advising fund managers and sponsors in establishing compensation structures and internal operating policies, representing funds and investors in the preparation and negotiation of fund formation and investment documents, and restructuring the terms of existing investment funds. She has experience in establishing a variety of domestic and international private investment vehicles, including private equity funds, mezzanine funds, hedge funds, real estate funds and infrastructure funds.
As a prior member of the firm’s Tax Practice, Ms. Gruen has also worked on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, financings, real estate transactions and international transactions and advised sponsors, managers and investors on the tax aspects of the formation and operation of a wide variety of private investment funds.
Ms. Gruen is a member of the American and New York State Bar Associations.
She also serves as a member of the Private Investment Funds Committee for the New York City Bar Association.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Gruen was a tax associate at King & Spalding LLP in New York.