Ms. Zanotti is a partner in the investment management practice group, concentrating in the ERISA Fiduciary and Derivatives practice areas.
In the ERISA Fiduciary practice area, Ms. Zanotti has substantial experience advising clients regarding fiduciary responsibility matters under ERISA. Ms. Zanotti assists investment advisers, banks and trust companies, fund complexes, and other financial institutions, in navigating ERISA’s prohibited transaction restrictions and exemptions. Ms. Zanotti co-authors chapters on ERISA in two corporate and securities law treatises for the Practicing Law Institute and also teaches a class on ERISA for the D.C. Bar.
In the Derivatives area, Ms. Zanotti represents financial services clients in connection with swap and other derivatives transactions and in negotiating master agreements, including ISDAs, Master Repurchase Agreements, Master Securities Forward Transaction Agreements, futures agreements, cleared derivatives documentation, and related agreements.