Amit Mehta is the chair of the Chicago office, Vice Chair of the Paul Hastings Global Corporate Practice and is a partner in the firm's Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisition practices. Mr. Mehta’s practice is focused on private equity and corporate transactions, restructuring and distressed transactions, mergers and acquisitions, private securities offerings, and counseling boards and senior management on strategic business, corporate governance, financial, and transactional matters. He regularly represents companies in global acquisitions and dispositions and also in connection with distressed assets. In addition, he represents parties in connection with transactional risk products, including the issuance of representations and warranties insurance policies. Mr. Mehta serves as general counsel for companies, including providing advice and assistance with respect to general corporate matters and corporate governance. He has a wide range of corporate finance experience, including venture capital and other private placement transactions and secured and subordinated financing transactions.
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2018
May 11, 2018
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2017
June 05, 2017
Garrison Sells Premier to Redwood
August 09, 2016
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2016
June 08, 2016
Paul Hastings Named Legal 500 United States Private Equity Buyouts Team of the Year
June 23, 2015
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2015
May 20, 2015
Paul Hastings Represents H.I.G. Capital, LLC in the Sale of Vaupell Holdings
June 18, 2014
Paul Hastings Practices and Lawyers Score Top Rankings in Chambers USA 2014
May 27, 2014
Paul Hastings Represents H.I.G. Capital, LLC in the Sale of American Hardwood Industries
March 27, 2014
Paul Hastings Advises Furniture Brands International in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
September 10, 2013
Paul Hastings Advises H.I.G. Capital with Investment in Holland Services
June 10, 2013
Paul Hastings Employment Practice Honored with Chambers ''Award for Excellence'' and Firms Leading Practices and Lawyers Ranked in Chambers USA 2013
May 27, 2013
Paul Hastings Represents H.I.G. Capital in Acquisition of Pegasus
April 25, 2013
Paul Hastings Excels in Chambers USA 2012 Guide
June 07, 2012
Paul Hastings Represents Cetero Research in Bankruptcy Restructuring
March 26, 2012
Paul Hastings Excels in Chambers USA 2011 Guide
June 10, 2011
Paul Hastings Expands Chicago Office With Hire of Nine Corporate Lawyers
August 02, 2010
Private Equity – Are We At A Pivot Point?
June 05, 2018
Recognized by Chambers USA 2018
Chambers USA 2018: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business listed the firm in 45 research areas and named 112 firm lawyers to its rankings of leading lawyers and law firms in the United States.
May 15, 2018
Recognized by Chambers USA 2017
Chambers USA 2017: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business named 46 of the firm’s practice areas and 112 individuals to its ranking of leading lawyers and law firms in the United States.
June 05, 2017
Recognized by Chambers USA 2016
Chambers USA 2016: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business named 47 of the firm’s practice areas and 112 individuals to its ranking of leading lawyers and law firms in the United States.
June 08, 2016
2011 Global PERE Awards
Paul Hastings was named "Asia Law Firm of the Year" in both the Transactions and Fund Formation categories in the 2011 Global PERE Awards. The Firm also took second place in the "North American Law Firm of the Year" Fund Formation category; advised Arch Capital Management on its US$306.8 million capital raising, which was awarded Asia Capital Raise of the Year ; advised Deutsche Bank in connection with Blackstone Groups £480 million acquisition of Chiswick Park, which was awarded Europe Deal of the Year; and advised Mapletree Investments on its purchase of Festival Walk in Hong Kong, which was listed as one of the top three "Asia Deals of the Year."
March 05, 2012