Scott A. Arenare

Partner

New York
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP
787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
T 212 728 8252
F 212 728 9252
sarenarewillkie.com

Scott A. Arenare serves as General Counsel and is a partner in the Asset Management Department, where he focuses on private equity fund matters, investment activities, and regulatory and compliance matters.

He was previously a Managing Director, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and a member of the Executive Management Group at Warburg Pincus LLC, the global private equity firm.

Scott A. Arenare serves as General Counsel and is a partner in the Asset Management Department, where he focuses on private equity fund matters, investment activities, and regulatory and compliance matters.

He was previously a Managing Director, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and a member of the Executive Management Group at Warburg Pincus LLC, the global private equity firm.

Selected Significant Matters

  • Representation of investment manager in resolution of SEC allegations relating to policies and procedures designed to prevent the misuse of nonpublic information
  • Representation of investment manager in $500 million “fund of one” established to invest in U.S. energy opportunities, sponsored by Asian energy company, and numerous related energy investments
  • Representation of investment manager focused on real estate related investments in Latin America and other growth markets
  • Representation of fund-of-funds sponsor in formation of numerous private equity, hedge and credit vehicles
  • Representation of investment managers in SEC examinations and conducting mock examinations, including review of internal controls, policies and procedures
  • Representation of investment managers in SEC registration and reporting
  • Representation of global private equity firm in various investment and regulatory matters
  • Advice to numerous GCs and CCOs regarding transactional, operational, risk management, regulatory and compliance issues