Kristin is a Managing Director and Head of Transactions within the Investments Legal Group. She and her team serve as primary transaction counsel for direct equity, direct credit, secondary and real assets transactions. In this role, Kristin reviews and negotiates secondary restructurings and GP-led transactions, secondary purchases of partnership interests, direct asset acquisition transactions, and equity and debt co-investment transactions for Hamilton Lane’s various co-mingled funds and client accounts.
Kristin is a member of the steering committee for the Hamilton Lane Women’s Exchange, which seeks to increase the number of women in private equity through awareness and training and has taught seminars on negotiation for members of Philadelphia’s Women in Investing Network (WIN).
Prior to joining Hamilton Lane in 2014, Kristin was an Associate with Pepper Hamilton LLP in Philadelphia, where she concentrated her practice in merger and acquisition transactions, venture capital financing and private equity transactions, joint ventures and general corporate and securities matters.
Kristin received a J.D., magna cum laude, from Villanova University School of Law and a B.A., magna cum laude, in Psychology and Media & Communication from Muhlenberg College. She is a member of the state bars of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.