Vedder Price

Bruce A. Rosenblum

Shareholder

1401 I Street NW Suite 1100 Washington, District of Columbia 20005

+1 (202) 312 3379

Bruce A. Rosenblum

Shareholder

Bruce A. Rosenblum is a Shareholder at Vedder Price and a member of the Investment Services team.

Mr. Rosenblum focuses his practice on the representation of mutual fund and exchange-traded fund (ETF) independent directors, investment companies and investment advisors. He provides legal counsel on an extensive variety of legal, business and operational issues, including matters related to:

  • Independent trustee fund governance
  • Fund structures, including ETFs, closed-end funds, “fund-of-funds” and “manager-of-managers”
  • Specialty funds using unique strategies 
  • Fund fees and fund service providers
  • Mergers of fund complexes, including fund mergers 
  • Fund board mergers
  • Fair valuation and fund accounting matters
  • Compliance process and procedures
  • Regulatory inquiry assessment and responses

Mr. Rosenblum’s experience includes service as a senior in-house lawyer at Deutsche Asset Management/Scudder (now DWS) Investments and spending eight years at the SEC, including service as counsel to two SEC Commissioners, one of whom was former SEC Chairman Mary L. Schapiro, and as a senior lawyer in the Division of Enforcement. During his tenure in-house, he managed a legal team providing services to eight fund boards overseeing mutual funds, closed-end funds and specialty funds. He was also the chief in-house lawyer supervising the development, organization and launch of new funds, and he counseled fund directors and fund officers on compliance, valuation, fund accounting and third-party service provider matters. In addition, he has represented insurance companies and mutual fund boards on various matters related to the development, organization and distribution of variable annuity and variable life insurance products.

Mr. Rosenblum was selected by his peers from 2013 to 2018 for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in the field of Mutual Funds Law and serves on the Advisory Board of the Mutual Fund Directors Forum. He was also recommended by the Legal 500 United States in the Investment Fund Formation and Management: Mutual/Registered Funds category.

Bruce A. Rosenblum

Shareholder

Education

  • University of South Carolina School of Law, J.D., 1986
  • University of South Carolina Moore School of Business, M.B.A., 1986
  • Vanderbilt University, B.A., 1982, cum laude

Bruce A. Rosenblum

Shareholder

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia, 1989

Affiliations

  • Board Member, Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School Educational Foundation
  • Advisory Board, Mutual Fund Directors Forum