Nadia Candelon’s practice focuses on the establishment, operation and organization of private investment funds, with a particular emphasis on advising hedge funds and private equity funds in a variety of jurisdictions, both onshore and offshore.

Practice & Background

Ms. Candelon joined Akin Gump in January 2018. She previously worked as a lawyer in the Luxembourg office of a magic circle law firm, and spent time on secondment at a leading global alternative investment management firm.

Ms. Candelon received her L.L.B. (Honours) in Law and International Business from Northumbria University and Newcastle Business School in 2015. She subsequently received her L.L.M. from Northwestern University School of Law, Chicago in 2016. Ms. Candelon was admitted as an attorney-at-law at the New York State Bar in 2017.