Cheri R. W. Johnson


Cheri Williams


Cheri Johnson represents investment companies (including mutual funds, closed-end funds and exchange-traded funds), investment advisers, financial institutions and broker-dealers in connection with various regulatory, compliance, investment servicing and transactional issues. She counsels investment management clients in all aspects of legal representation, including:

  • researching issues arising under the federal securities laws in connection with the organization and registration of investment companies 
  • drafting and reviewing registration statements and proxy solicitation materials 
  • preparing regulatory filings; drafting corporate policies and compliance procedures 
  • negotiating service and custody agreements 
  • negotiating derivatives and investment documentation
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Bar Admissions
  • Pennsylvania
  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • M.B.A., University of Pittsburgh Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business
  • B.B.A., cum laude, Temple University Fox School of Business

  • Executive Committee, Philadelphia Bar Association – Business Law Section
  • Stradley Ronon Diversity Committee


  • The Legal Intelligencer, Lawyers on the Fast Track
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