Andrew Genser is General Counsel responsible for overseeing all legal, compliance, regulatory, and tax planning matters for the firm. In addition, Andy is responsible for overseeing investor relations. Prior to joining Viking in 2018, Andy was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis practicing litigation and white collar defense, an Assistant United States Attorney at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York, where he also served as Deputy Chief of the General Crimes section, an Associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore, and a law clerk to the Hon. Thomas P. Griesa, Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. Andy graduated cum laude from Harvard Law School and summa cum laude from Cornell University with a B.A. in English.