Bilal began his career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers (“PwC”) in the firm’s Audit-Assurance and Business Advisory Services group. After receiving his law degree, Mr. Malik obtained an LLM in Taxation from a nationally ranked program.
Bilal concentrates his practice on securities and taxation with a specific focus on representing private and registered investment companies; registered investment advisers of both U.S. and non-U.S. hedge/investment funds; international mutual funds; private equity and real estate syndicates; and commodity pools. Bilal’s extensive experience includes assisting advisers and sponsors with all aspects of entity structuring and organization and serving as chief compliance office for multiple hedge/investment funds and real estate syndicates. Bilal’s significant legal expertise and practical approach enable him to provide the highest quality representation to his diverse group of clients.
Bilal has also been featured in both national and regional publications, including Forbes and the Atlanta Business Chronicle, and is co-author of the Guardian RIA Law Report, a reference book for investment advisers.
Bilal and his wife live in historic Druid Hills with their two young children. In his free time, Bilal serves as treasurer on the Board of Directors of the Frazer Center and coaches basketball, soccer and T-ball.
University of Denver, LLM Taxation Law
University of Denver, JD
Georgia Southern University, BS Political Science
Reid E. Buchanan
Reid received his J.D., with honors, and a Transactional Law and Skills Certificate from Emory University School of Law. While earning the Certificate, Reid took comprehensive courses on private equity, venture capital, commercial lending, secured transactions, complex restructurings, corporate tax, partnership tax, corporate finance, broker-dealer regulation, and securities regulation.
Prior to joining Malik Law Group, Reid gained valuable securities experience as a legal intern with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the Division of Investment Management. Reid now concentrates his practice on venture capital and investment management with a specific focus on representing private investment companies, investment advisers, and startup companies. Also, Reid is co-author of the Guardian RIA Law Report, a reference book for investment advisers.
Reid and his wife live in Atlanta with their young son. In his free time, Reid is a big brother for the non-profit organization Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metro Atlanta and takes his son to the Georgia Aquarium, Zoo Atlanta, and various Georgia state parks.