Bert Krueger concentrates his practice on private equity funds, ERISA fiduciary matters, and executive compensation. Bert represents fund sponsors and institutional investors with respect to private equity funds, with a particular focus on real estate private equity. He has represented many of the largest real estate investment managers of domestic and global funds as well as large ERISA and governmental pension plans regarding investments in such funds.
He also represents pension plans, trustees and investment managers regarding fiduciary matters and the design of investment entities and products for pension plans and other institutional investors, including joint ventures, limited partnerships, group trusts, bank collective trusts, insurance company separate accounts, and REITs. In addition, he advises on the application of the ERISA fiduciary rules and prohibited transaction rules to such arrangements, and represents clients in connection with prohibited transaction exemptions and Department of Labor enforcement matters.
Bert served on Mayer Brown’s Management Committee for over 20 years and acted as Chairman from 2009 to 2012.