University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, J.D., cum laude, 2012, North Carolina Banking Institute Journal
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, M.B.A., 2011
Davidson College, B.A., 2005
Laurin Ariail practices in the areas of corporate and commercial law, with a focus on fund formation and investment management. She has advised asset management clients on many aspects of their businesses, including fundraising, structuring and regulatory compliance. In addition, Laurin has represented institutional and other investors, such as endowments, funds of funds and private foundations, in connection with investing in private investment funds.
Laurin has experience negotiating and drafting a variety of contractual arrangements, including organizational, services and operating agreements, side letters and derivatives documentation.
Prior to joining the firm, Laurin was an associate at Ropes & Gray LLP in Boston. While in law school, she worked as an intern at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and studied international law in Madrid, Spain.