Joseph J. Basile


  • Thursday, February 16, 2012
    Editor: We understand you were appointed managing partner of the firm’s Boston office in September 2011. Please talk about areas of expertise within the Boston office, including your own, and how your attorneys interface with the firm’s global capabilities.
  • Monday, February 28, 2011
    Editor: Tell us about the Boston office's major practice areas. Has it expanded the number of practice areas since the inception of the office? Basile: The Weil lawyers who physically sit in Boston practice in two major areas. The first is corporate. We are very strong in private equity and represent many of the leading private equity funds in Boston and...
  • Monday, October 4, 2010
    On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act"), comprehensive reform legislation imposing new requirements and restrictions on the financial industry. Private equity funds and hedge funds (collectively, "private funds") and their respective advisers are the subject of...