Cathy Pitt is a partner in the Corporate department of CMS, the largest law firm in Europe. Cathy joined CMS in 2014, having been a partner at another City firm since 2006
Cathy has nearly 20 years’ experience in the investment management sector – her practice encompasses fund structuring and fundraising for domestic and international investment funds as well as assisting asset management businesses with corporate and strategic transactions. Cathy is particularly well-known for her expertise in closed-ended listed funds for which she is widely recognised in the market and is recommended by both Chambers UK and Legal 500. She regularly writes and speaks on issues relevant to funds, asset managers and fund NEDs.
Cathy has experience working with a variety of offshore and onshore funds jurisdictions, but has particular experience working with Guernsey-based listed and private funds. She is a regular visitor to the Island and has strong relationships with members of the Guernsey funds and financial community.