James Hannigan is a Managing Director of the Hedge Fund Solutions Group. Mr. Hannigan is actively involved in the legal structuring of the group’s multi-manager portfolios, with a particular focus on investment companies registered under the Investment Company Act of 1940.
Before joining Blackstone in 2012, Mr. Hannigan was an Associate Vice President at FRM, a fund of hedge funds. Prior to that, Mr. Hannigan was an Associate in the Asset Management Group of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, where he focused on the formation and operation of hedge funds and registered investment companies.
Mr. Hannigan received a BA in Philosophy from Vanderbilt University and a JD from the University of Virginia School of Law.