André B. NancePartner

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André Nance focuses his practice on the representation of private fund sponsors in connection with the formation, capital raising and operation of domestic and offshore real estate funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, funds-of-funds and other privately-offered pooled investment vehicles. In addition, he has significant experience representing the wealth management divisions of banks and other financial institutions in connection with the distribution of alternative investments to high net worth individuals and institutional clients on a worldwide basis.

André also has substantial experience representing public pension plans and other institutional investors in connection with their fund investments and advising clients on corporate transactional matters, including joint ventures, private placements, and both private and public mergers and acquisitions.

Representative clients include J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

André has been nationally recommended by The Legal 500 United States for his work in Investment Fund Formation and Management: Private Equity Funds (including Venture Capital) and has been recognized as a “Rising Star” for Investment Funds in IFLR1000’s Americas edition of Financial and Corporate Law Firm rankings.

Honors & Awards

  • IFLR1000, Rising Star
  • The Legal 500 United States


  • Co-author, “SEC Adopts Amendments to Regulation S-K to Simplify and Update Disclosure Requirements,” Stroock Special Bulletin, November 5, 2018
  • Co-author, “Proposed Revisions to the Volcker Rule’s Implementing Rules – Select Proposals and Open Questions,” Real Estate Finance Journal, July 2, 2018
  • Co-author, “SEC Proposes Regulation Best Interest And Other New Standards Of Conduct For Broker-Dealers And Investment Advisers,” Stroock Special Bulletin, April 30, 2018
  • Co-author, “SEC Identifies Top 6 Investment Advisory Fee and Expense Compliance Issues for Investment Advisers,” Stroock Special Bulletin, April 19, 2018
  • Co-author, “SEC Proposes Amendments to Regulation S-K to Simplify and Modernize Disclosure Requirements,” Stroock Special Bulletin, October 23, 2017
  • Co-author, “OCIE Issues Risk Alert Highlighting the Most Frequent Advertising Rule Compliance Issues,” Stroock Special Bulletin, October 2, 2017

Admitted To Practice

New York; New Jersey


J.D., magna cum laude, Brooklyn Law School, 2009

M.A., University of Virginia, 2005

B.A., McGill University, 2003

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