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P-E Funds, Hedge Funds, and SPACs: What are They? What Do Divorce Attorneys Need to Know?

  • 15 Feb 2022
  • 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Virtual - Zoom


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Join us on February 15, 2022, for a virtual seminar presented by Sandra Klevan, CPA/ABV, CFF, and Jeremy Smith, ASA. Sandra and Jeremy are the Managing Directors of Financial Research Associates (FRA).

The seminar will provide information helpful to the family law attorney in understanding cases involving interests in complex investment entities and vehicles. These include Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs).

The presenters will provide a basic understanding of the inner workings of each of these complex investment vehicles, pointing out key terms and areas critical for the divorce attorney to understand. They will also educate the attendees on important valuation concepts. The program will also provide some insight into issues that may arise in the context of a divorce proceeding when one of these investment vehicles are involved. Finally, panelists will enlighten the audience with recent trends involving SPACs, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds.

The seminar is approved for 1.2 CLE credits.

Key takeaways:
  • Gain an understanding as to what PE Funds, Hedge Funds and SPACS are and how they are structured
  • Learn some valuation concepts with regard to these investment vehicles to better understand the valuation reports prepared by the experts
  • Be familiar with trends and issues relating to these investment vehicles which might impact your divorce case
Presentation by: 

Sandra Klevan, CPA/ABV, CFF, Managing Director, Financial Research Associates

Jeremy Smith, ASA | Managing Director, Financial Research Associates 

Moderated by:

Mary Ann Bauer, Esq., Mary Ann Bauer, PC 

If you have any questions, please reach out to or call 201.445.7007.


With sincere appreciation to our AAML NJ Sponsors:

Gold Level

CG Tax, Audit, & Advisory

EisnerAmper LLP

Friedman LLP

Financial Research Associates

Marc Demetriou - Guaranteed Rate


Morgan Stanley

Smolin, Lupin, & Co., P.A.


Silver Level

DGR Legal, Inc.



Wilmington Trust

Our Family Wizard

Bronze Level


The Bianchi Law Group, LLC


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