Stuart E. Fross

Stuart E. Fross


Foley & Lardner LLP

AB, Middlebury College
JD, University of Chicago


Stuart Fross is a partner with Foley & Lardner LLP where he concentrates his practice on securities laws and regulations, as part of the Private Equity & Venture Capital, Transactional & Securities and International Practices. Mr. Fross’ main focus is investment managers and pooled investment vehicles, including U.S. registered open-end, closed end and exchange traded funds, bank collective investment funds (with an emphasis a stable value funds), UCITS funds, as well as private funds, organized in the US and offshore. Mr. Fross has extensive experience in equity, high-income and fixed income trading operations, as well as with distribution related issues for registered and unregistered funds.

Prior to joining Foley, Mr. Fross was a partner with K&L Gates and before that, WilmerHale. Previously, Mr. Fross was deputy general counsel and senior vice president for Strategic Initiatives with Fidelity Management and Research Company. He teaches Pooled Funds and Investor Protection and U.S. Regulation of Mutual Funds.