Hans Moritz is Co-Founder and Partner at CapstoneLaw. He counsels international and domestic asset managers, funds, institutional and private investors, banks, and other financial intermediaries on investment management and corporate matters as well as financial market regulations. Hans focuses on formation, marketing and management of private funds, manager and fund level transactions, operational and compliance issues as well as regulatory filings.
He advises institutional and private investors in connection with a wide range of semi liquid and illiquid investments through managed accounts, club deals, and commingled products and is experienced in fund interest acquisitions and negotiation of co-investments. He has guided clients through multiple commercial challenges including key person events, investor defaults, manager replacements, spin-outs and other strategic corporate transactions.
Hans’s breadth of expertise and leadership of complex fund related transactions across multiple jurisdictions have earned him a reputation as a leader in private fund matters across a wide variety of strategies including private equity, venture capital, renewable power, real estate and private credit including direct lending, corporate private placement as well as mezzanine financing. As a speaker, Hans is addressing audiences at international fund and investor conferences and is involved in developing policy maker initiatives.
Hans received his Doctorate in Law from the University of Lausanne (2004) and his Master in European and International Economic Law from LMU Munich (2003). He is admitted in Zurich (Art. 28 BGFA) and Munich. Who’s Who Legal 2021 has highlighted him for his “dedication”, “detailed understanding of the complexities involved in fund management” and “immaculate knowledge of regulatory and sales compliance”.