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Jussi Snellman is a shareholder in Reinhart's Corporate Law Practice and is co-chair of the Institutional Investor Practice. Jussi has advised dozens of pension clients in more than 1,000 investment transactions over the past 20 years. He devotes his practice to representing institutional investors in private market fund transactions, including private equity, real estate, venture capital and special situations, fund of funds and hedge funds, and negotiation of investment agreements.

Also included in his practice is advising investors on other investment related matters, such as custody agreements, securities lending, investment management agreements, secondary sales of assets, manager transitions, bank collective investment fund investments, single-investor "fund of one" partnerships, compliance with public records laws and sovereign immunity, and workouts involving general partner removal or replacements.

Prior to joining Reinhart, Jussi represented private equity fund managers while at Kirkland & Ellis and Arnold & Porter in Denver and Washington, DC. He has been with Reinhart since 2005, and advising institutional investors since 1995.


  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Southern Methodist University; Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

Colorado | Texas | Wisconsin


  • Jussi is a member of Reinhart's Institutional Investor Services group, and advises pension funds and other institutional investors in connection with private equity investments, hedge fund investments and implementation of fiduciary responsibilities in regard to alternative investments. Reinhart represents 30% of the 50 largest pension plans in the world.

Honors & Affiliations


  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • State Bar of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • National Association of Public Pension Attorneys

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