Jessica A. Davis, Esq. is an equity partner of Protégé Partners, LLC, an SEC registered asset management firm that specializes in investing with smaller, niche hedge funds globally. As General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer, Jessica is responsible for all legal and compliance matters related to the firm and its investment funds. Jessica additionally serves as Co-head of the firm's Operational Due Diligence Team, overseeing the initial and ongoing operational due diligence for all hedge funds in which the firm's funds invest, and is a member of Protégé's Management Committee.
Prior to joining Protégé, Jessica worked as an Associate in the Investment Management Group of Davis Polk & Wardwell, where she advised a wide range of clients on various issues relating to the formation, development and operation of private equity funds, hedge funds, funds of funds and registered investment companies.
Jessica received a J.D. from Vermont Law School and a B.S. from the University of Rhode Island. She is admitted to the New York State Bar. Jessica is currently on the Board of Advocates for Children of New York, a non-profit advocacy group dedicated to ensuring that all children have access to a quality education.