Nikolay Balayan, LLM

Nikolay Balayan, LLM

Managing Director

Mr. Balayan provides our clients with a full range of back office regulatory compliance services. Mr. Balayan handles both new fund and investment adviser launches as well as ongoing compliance matters for already existing funds and investment advisers. Mr. Balayan also participates in SEC exams, mock exams, and gap assessment projects.

Prior to joining Blue River Partners, Mr. Balayan spent more than 4 years as a law clerk at the law firm of Pezzulli & Barnes, LLP. In this role, Mr. Balayan dealt with all aspects of civil litigation support in cases involving commercial, contracts, real estate, and other disputes.

Prior to working at Pezzulli & Barnes, Mr. Balayan was a law clerk at the law firm of Akula & Associates, P.C. where his duties included assisting attorneys in numerous corporate and transactional matters.

Mr. Balayan received a law degree (with honors) from Saratov State Legal Academy (Russia) in 2006 and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree in Comparative and International Law from Southern Methodist University in 2009.

Mr. Balayan is a licensed attorney in the State of New York (2010).