James A. Deeken

Adjunct faculty

Partner | Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP


A partner at Akin Gump, James A. Deeken focuses his practice on all areas of Investment Management.

Areas of Expertise

  • Investment Management
  • Hedge Funds
  • Private Equity
  • Credit Funds
  • Fund Manager Transactions


B.A., Vanderbilt University
J.D., Vanderbilt University School of Law


Private Funds:  Regulation, Formation, Operation, & Investing