Joanne Miriello has practiced in the area of financial services law for more than twenty years with a focus on open and closed end investment companies, including business development companies.

Joanne has significant experience in fund formation, compliance, marketing material review, reviewing non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements and side letters, general corporate law, corporate governance and regulatory matters.  Joanne most recently served as Chief Legal Officer of the Credit Suisse family of funds.  Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Joanne was with Morgan Stanley Asset Management for six years.  Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Joanne was an associate with Paul Hastings LLP and before that was with New York Life Investment Management.

Joanne earned her law degree in 1994 from Fordham Law School.  In March 2015, Joanne relocated from New York to Atlanta, where she lives with her husband.

Bar Admissions
New York
Connecticut

Employment History
Chief Legal Officer, Credit Suisse Funds
Vice President, Morgan Stanley Investment Management
Associate, Paul Hastings
Assistant Counsel, New York Life Investment Management

Professional and Civic Affiliations
Member, Bar of the City of New York

Education
J.D., Fordham University of Law
B.A., Iona College