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Christine S Matott

Of Counsel, Corporate Department
71 South Wacker Drive
Suite 4500
Chicago, IL
United States

Fax: 1(312) 499-6132


Christine Matott is of counsel in the Corporate department of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm's Chicago office. Her practice focuses on the fiduciary aspects (Title I) of ERISA. Ms. Matott represents a wide variety of investment vehicles, including real estate funds, private equity funds, hedge funds, collective investment trusts, and infrastructure funds related to fund structuring and formation, including, but not limited to, issues relating to "venture capital operating companies," "real estate operating companies," and other exceptions issued under the plan asset regulations. She advises pension plan investors, investment managers, plan sponsors, and recordkeepers on general ERISA compliance matters, including fiduciary duties under ERISA, prohibited transactions, and fee structuring. Ms. Matott also advises clients with respect to ERISA matters in structured finance transactions.


  • DePaul University College of Law, J.D. (summa cum laude), 2006

    • Order of the Coif

    • Symposium Editor and Member of the Executive Board, DePaul Law Review, 2005-2006

  • University of Chicago, B.A. (General Honors), 2000





Illinois Bar


DePaul University College of Law, J.D. 2006
The University of Chicago, B.A. 2000

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