Megan Clement is an investment management associate in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. She focuses her practice on advising registered investment companies, their independent board members, and registered investment advisers on legal, regulatory and compliance matters arising under the U.S. federal securities laws, particularly the Investment Company Act of 1940.
Ms. Clement has experience drafting and reviewing registration statements (for investment companies and investment advisers), proxy statements, and shareholder reports, as well as other legal documentation relating to the operation of registered investment companies. She has also negotiated the resolution of comments from Securities and Exchange Commission staff relating to SEC filings. Ms. Clement has experience preparing materials for, and attending meetings of, independent board members and shareholders. She also advises independent board members in their review of investment advisory contracts.
Prior to joining K&L Gates, Ms. Clement was an investment management associate in a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania law firm. She focused her practice on counseling U.S. and non-U.S. investment companies, investment advisers, and collective investment trusts on regulatory and transactional matters.