Head of Legal
Steven Segaloff is Head of Legal at Atalaya and is responsible for transactional and other matters related to investments made via the firm’s managed funds. Prior to joining Atalaya, Steven co-founded Bellnote Partners, a boutique law firm and direct investment firm. Previously, Steven served as General Counsel at Genesys Global, an innovative lighting company; Counsel at Herrick, Feinstein LLP, a New York-based law firm; Deputy General Counsel at Plainfield Asset Management, a multi-strategy hedge fund that managed peak assets in excess of $5 billion; and Senior Counsel at National Financial Partners Corp., a public company in the financial services sector. Steven began his legal career at Cravath, Swaine & Moore. He holds a BA in American Studies, cum laude, from Cornell University and a JD from the University of Chicago School of Law. Prior to law school, Steven was a member of the U.S. National Rowing Team and U.S. Olympic Team from 1993-96 and a World Rowing Champion.