Brett Meili has joined U.S. Bancorp Fund Services as legal counsel to provide support for the organizations’ growing alternative investment products and services.

Prior to joining U.S. Bancorp Fund Services, Meili served as the chief compliance officer and anti-money laundering reporting officer of Stark Investments, an international, multi-strategy hedge fund complex. He also has mutual fund and separate account experience, having served as the chief legal officer of the Baird Funds, a managing director in the legal department of Robert W. Baird & Co., and senior counsel at the Strong family of mutual funds.

U.S. Bancorp Fund Services is based in Milwaukee and administers $624.3 billion in client assets among a variety of investment strategies and products including mutual funds, alternative investments, open-end, closed-end, and exchange traded funds.