Senior Counsel, Private Funds Branch of the Investment Adviser Regulation Office
U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission
Jennifer Songer serves as Senior Counsel in the Private Funds Branch of the Investment Adviser Regulation Office, a unit of the SEC’s Division of Investment Management in Washington, DC. The Private Funds Branch focuses on regulations affecting private fund advisers and assists the Commission in developing policy relating to private funds and private fund advisers. Prior to joining the SEC, she was an associate at K&L Gates LLP and Seward & Kissel LLP where she advised clients on the structuring, formation, and private offering requirements of private funds and provided counsel to investment advisers in regulatory and compliance matters. Ms. Songer received a J.D. from Boston College Law School and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.