Joseph Suh

Joseph Suh


Joseph Suh focuses his practice on corporate and securities matters related to collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), investment funds and financial products. Joseph has wide-ranging experience representing investment managers and investors in connection with the formation of and investments in CLOs, hedge funds and private equity funds, including private funds investing in CLO risk retention assets, asset-backed securities, distressed assets, marketplace loans and Brazilian assets. Additionally, he advises on marketplace lending investments, Brazilian investments and financial products (including hedge fund-linked notes, portable alpha trades, fund-linked derivatives, equity-linked notes and other structured notes).

Joseph, who lived in Brazil for nine years and speaks Portuguese, also advises Brazilian investment managers in connection with the structuring of private investment funds for U.S. investors, U.S. laws related to investment managers and other related U.S. legal matters.


  • Investment Regulation
  • CLOs and other managed structured finance vehicles
  • Hedge funds
  • Private equity funds
  • Marketplace lending investments
  • Brazilian investments
  • Financial Products
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Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Legal 500 United States
  • Listed, Chambers Global
    • Capital Markets (Brazil)
    • Capital Markets: Derivatives (USA)
  • Lawyers Alliance for New York
    • 15 Year Circle Honoree
    • Cornerstone Award, 2004
  • Member, The New York State Bar Association
    • Member, Securities Regulation Committee
      • Member, Private Investment Fund Subcommittee
    • Member, Derivatives and Structured Products Law Committee
  • Member, The Managed Funds Association Outside Counsel Forum


  • J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 1994
    • Associate Editor, Fordham Law Review
  • B.A., Cornell University, 1991
    • Member, The Cornell Review
  • New York
  • Korean, Conversational
  • Portuguese, Fluent