Gechi P. Tesic is a member of the firm’s investment management practice and focuses primarily on the formation and operation of domestic and offshore private investment funds, including hedge funds, real estate funds and private equity funds.
Prior to joining Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, Ms. Tesic worked in the New York offices of two large, international law firms, where she represented U.S. and non-U.S. investment funds and asset managers and advised private equity, real estate and venture capital funds.Ms. Tesic received her J.D. in 2014 from Columbia Law School and was a James Kent Scholar. She received her B.A. cum laude with distinction in 2011 from the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University.