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Renee M. Hardt

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222 North LaSalle Street Chicago, Illinois 60601

+1 (312) 609 7616

Renee M. Hardt

Shareholder

Renee M. Hardt is a Shareholder at Vedder Price and a member of the Investment Services group.

Ms. Hardt has significant experience representing mutual funds and their boards of directors, money managers, broker-dealers, banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions in connection with investment company, investment adviser, broker-dealer and insurance product matters, including securities, regulatory, product design and transaction counseling.

Ms. Hardt was selected for inclusion in Illinois Rising Stars by Law & Politics (which names the top 2.5 percent of lawyers 40 years old or younger or who have been practicing for 10 years or less in each state as chosen by their peers and through the independent research of Law & Politics). She was also recognized in the Legal 500’s Mutual/Registered Funds category in 2014 and 2017. In 2016 and 2017, Ms. Hardt was selected by her peers as a Leading Lawyer in Securities & Finance Law.

Ms. Hardt is a frequent speaker on investment management issues. She is co-author of two chapters on investment company advisory contracts published in Mutual Fund Regulation, and she is the former co-editor of the Investment Services group’s monthly Regulatory Update.

Ms. Hardt is a member of the Chicago Bar Association, for which she formerly served as Chair of the Investment Company Subcommittee.

Renee M. Hardt

Shareholder

Education

  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., 1997
  • University of Michigan, A.B., 1992, with distinction

Renee M. Hardt

Shareholder

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2001

Affiliations

  • Member, Chicago Bar Association
  • Member, Wisconsin Bar Association

Renee M. Hardt

Shareholder