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Amir Heyat

Associate

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Amir Heyat

Associate

Amir Heyat is an Associate in the New York office of Vedder Price and a member of the firm’s Securities & Capital Markets practice group.

Mr. Heyat concentrates his practice on representing underwriters and issuers on a range of debt and equity capital markets and liability management transactions. He has advised on a range of large-scale international debt offerings and restructurings by sovereign, corporate and multilateral organization issuers, including Eurobonds, high-yield bonds, MTN programs, and private placements.

He also has experience in counseling U.S. mutual funds and their independent directors on regulatory matters, advising investors and developers on large-scale project finance and licensing deals, advising private equity firms and large corporations on regulatory and M&A matters, and representing U.S. corporations in complex environmental litigation.

Prior to joining Vedder Price, Mr. Heyat worked in the capital markets group for a leading international law firm in London and in the investment management, energy and environmental groups of a leading law firm in Washington, DC.

While in law school, Mr. Heyat was a Student Attorney for the University of Maryland Clinical Law Program and a Judicial Clerk for The Honorable Brian G. Kim in the District Court of Maryland. Prior to entering law practice, Mr. Heyat co-founded, grew and sold a technology company. Mr. Heyat speaks four languages, regularly publishes articles and has speaking engagements related to law and finance, and serves on the Alumni Board of the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law.

*Attorney licensed to practice only in Maryland and the District of Columbia; supervised by Vedder Price P.C. attorneys admitted in New York.

Amir Heyat

Associate

Education

  • Cornell University, B.A., 2008
  • University of Maryland School of Law, J.D., 2012, magna cum laude, Order of the Coif

Amir Heyat

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • Maryland, 2012
  • District of Columbia, 2013

Affiliations

  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Maryland State Bar Association

Amir Heyat

Associate

  • Publications

    1. February 2016 | Publication
    2. November 1, 2010 | Publication

Amir Heyat

Associate

  • Past Events

    1. June 21, 2014 | Seminar
    2. March 25-26, 2014 | Seminar