Shannon Gotfrit’s practice focuses on corporate law with an emphasis on private equity. She represents fund sponsors on all aspects of the fund formation and capital raising process. Shannon also represents public pension plans and other institutional investors in connection with their investments in private equity, venture capital and hedge funds.
Shannon regularly represents the following investors: Alberta Investment Management Corporation, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Ontario Municipal Employees’ Retirement System, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board, OPSEU Pension Trust, The Pension Fund Society of The Bank of Montreal, Public Sector Pension Investment Board, as well as other pension fund and sovereign wealth clients in connection with their investments in private investment funds.
Shannon has also worked with Northleaf Capital Partners and OMERS Ventures to establish and raise capital for their private investment funds.