Amit Parekh is a member of the Corporate & Securities Practice Group of Baker McKenzie LLP, based in the New York office. He advises on a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including domestic and international acquisition and other debt financings, with an emphasis on leveraged loans and the public and private offering of corporate securities.
Amit routinely advises leading companies, private equity sponsors, and their portfolio companies, lenders and other financial institutions in connection with a variety of secured lending and other corporate finance transactions, including acquisition financings, high yield bond issuances, bridge facilities and syndicated credit facilities. He additionally advises domestic and international issuers, as well as underwriters, in a variety of SEC-registered and private securities offerings. Amit also regularly advised on securities regulatory and corporate governance matters, including advising companies on a wide range of governance and disclosure issues, including compliance with the Securities Act, Securities Exchange Act and the listing standards of NYSE and Nasdaq.
Prior to joining Baker McKenzie, Amit spent several months at a leading international investment bank advising on public disclosure and reporting obligations in connection with legislative developments, the implementation of capital and liquidity requirements and financial market reforms in the United States and Europe.