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Halit Coussin

Halit Coussin

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.
Chief Legal Officer and Chief Compliance Officer
New York, NY, USA

Halit Coussin is a Partner, Chief Legal Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P., an investment manager of multi-billion dollar hedge funds. Pershing Square is a concentrated research-intensive fundamental value investor in long and occasionally short investments in the public markets.

Prior to joining Pershing Square, Ms. Coussin served as an associate attorney at Schulte Roth and Zabel, where her practice focused on advising hedge fund managers on a variety of regulatory and compliance matters.  Prior to joining Schulte Roth and Zabel, Ms. Coussin worked as an associate attorney with Kuhn and O’Toole, LLP. Ms. Coussin received her LL.M. from New York University in 2000 and her LL.B. from Tel Aviv University in 1998.


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