Abigail Hemnes is an associate in the firm's investment management practice group. Ms. Hemnes focuses her practice on advising investment advisers, registered and unregistered funds, and other financial service providers. Ms. Hemnes counsels clients on various legal and regulatory issues, including performance presentation and advertising under the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS).
During law school, Ms. Hemnes served as a legal intern to the Honorable Nancy Gertner and interned in the general counsel's office of a Massachusetts-based pharmaceutical company. Prior to joining K&L Gates, Ms. Hemnes worked in Mauritius as a law clerk in a management company providing corporate services to offshore and international companies. Ms. Hemnes was a summer associate at K&L Gates in 2008.