Texas Securities Law Attorney
Offering Simple Solutions for Complex Legal Concerns 888.252.8277
Securities Law Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law

Starting a Private Investment Fund?

Turn to Our Houston Securities Attorney

A typical private investment fund is one with either under 100 investors or has member investors with considerable funds invested somewhere else. Such funds are usually exempt from federal securities regulations and laws and fall under the umbrella of hedge funds. The substantial wealth of members of private investment funds require legal protection from state and federal regulators and our Houston private investment fund lawyer can offer you high-quality advice for every step your fund takes.

With over 15 years of experience devoted entirely to business law, Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law. In that time, our firm has aided countless clients make the right moves for their companies, and Attorney Samuel E. Whitley has earned recognition as a member of Super Lawyers Rising Stars for his commitment to client satisfaction and professional conduct. Our firm can make the difference between a thriving business and investigation by the authorities.

How We Can Help Your Fund

Our firm has been able to represent investors in negotiating and structuring investments in private funds and private fund sponsors during the forming of their interests.

Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law can advise and represent private fund sponsors in:

  • Providing advice with respect to compliance matters and securities laws exemptions
  • Negotiating terms with potential investors including side letters and closing investments
  • Structuring complicated domestic and international structures
  • Drafting partnership agreements, management agreements, private placement memorandum, etc.

Our Houston securities attorney understands your fund deserves personalized attention to your specific needs, efficient handling of time sensitive issues, and reliable professionalism at all times which our firm is committed to providing.

We have handled various investment fund documents for institutional investors in the private equity area. This means we understand what types of terms may bring about resistance and which terms offer the greatest chance of future legal or business disputes.

Speak with us for critical legal advice!

Whitley LLP Attorneys at Law is dedicated to keeping your private investment fund out of danger as you get started and work to grow it. Trust Attorney Samuel E. Whitley to work tirelessly for your benefit at all times while you strive to establish your private investment fund.

Have questions? Call our firm at (888) 252-8277 today to see how can meet your needs!

Providing Superior Representation

  • A Man of High Integrity & Character

    “Sam is a well educated attorney that specializes in corporate law, merger/acquisitions and SEC compliance. I have worked under his legal supervision since 2007 and continue to do so today. Sam is not only a fine attorney but considered by many, as a man of high integrity and character. I strongly recommend Sam Whitley if you are looking for legal counsel.”


  • I really appreciate what this company does.

    “I really appreciate the legal services Mr Whitley rendered for my company Divergent Capital Partners LLC to buy and hold commercial real estate. The Whitley law firm has giving me advice on how to raise Capital for my company. I always get a quick response regarding my questions and legal concerns. I've been a client with the Whitley law firm for almost two years and my expectations are always full filled and exceeded. I highly recommend the Whitley law firm for business needs.”

    David Lewis

  • One Of The Very Best Attorneys I Know

    “Sam is one of the very best attorneys I know. Why? He is knowledgeable, reliable, dependable, and a pleasure to work with. He really takes care of his clients and works extremely hard at doing the best job he can for his clients. Please consider him if your looking for an attorney who not only can deliver results but who will be with you every step of the way. I am very confident in this recommendation as I have come to know Sam over several years and would recommend him to my family and business associates without any hesitation.”


  • Extremely Knowledgeable and Competent

    “Samuel Whitley was extremely knowledgeable and competent about securities law and business in general. In preparing the fund documents, Sam offered helpful perspective and recommendations on related details based on his previous experience. Also, he was quite timely and responsive in his work, answering questions typically within a day or a few days of being asked. In addition, I had some unique circumstances to address and I found Sam to be creative in helping solve problems and in creating solutions. I had originally decided to work with him due to his experience in securities law. After working with him, I saw the direct benefit his experience provided for the work he accomplished for me. I'm glad I decided to work with Sam for these activities, and given another opportunity I would definitely choose again to work with Mr. Whitley.”


  • Accessible & Accommodating

    “R.Sam is very knowledgeable in Securities Law. Reliable adviser in deal structuring. Accessible and accommodating to clients.”