Michelle Moran (London) is a partner in Ropes & Gray’s Investment Management Group. Michelle advises European and U.S. clients on the establishment, authorisation and management of all types of retail and institutional investment funds domiciled in the UK, Ireland, Luxembourg and Jersey including UCITS, ICVCs, investment trusts, hedge funds, real estate funds and segregated institutional portfolios. She has experience advising transactions relating to investment managers, brokers, custodians, fund service providers and operating platforms. Michelle has participated on EU Commission Working Groups responsible for putting together proposals for change to UCITS legislation playing a leading role in the introduction of the Key Investor Information Document as part of the suite of UCITS IV reforms. She was a Panel Member of the Expert Liaison Group and the Investment Bank Advisory Panel both formed by HM Treasury to advise on desired policy and legislative change prompted by the financial crisis. These groups focused principally on the drafting of the Banking Act 2009, related secondary legislation and client asset law and regulation. Michelle was appointed to an Officer of the International Bar Association’s Investment Funds Committee in January 2015.