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Hogan Lovells US LLP
COLUMBIA SQUARE
555 THIRTEENTH STREET, NW
WASHINGTON DC 20004
United States

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Counsel

Career

Andy Zahn has a broad corporate practice, with a particular focus on complex capital markets transactions. He has significant experience counseling companies on SEC disclosure, annual meeting matters (including shareholder proposals), stock exchange listing requirements, Section 16 obligations and corporate governance matters. As the complexities facing public companies continue to evolve and increase, Andy’s public company clients depend on his practical advice on both strategic matters and their day-to-day operations.

Andy represents both public and private companies and underwriters in capital markets transactions, including common and preferred equity and debt. He has significant experience at all stages of a public company’s growth, including initial public offerings and capital markets transactions for seasoned issuers. While Andy represents companies in numerous diverse industries, his practice focuses particularly on real estate investment trusts (REITs) in connection with a variety of capital market transactions and disclosure, corporate governance and general corporate matters.

Languages

English

Education

J.D., Stanford Law School, Gerald Gunther Prizes for Outstanding Performance in Capital Markets II, Secured Credit, Payment Systems, Civil Procedure and Torts, 2011
B.A., College of William & Mary, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2008

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Hogan Lovells US LLP has a strong record in the REITs area and is singled out for its expertise in high-end transactional mandates for several leading real estate clients. The team fields a deep bench of experts across New York and Washington DC, well-versed in handling large, cross-border matters, including capital markets offerings, and is led by David W. Bonser . Highlights include advising on a $7.5bn REIT merger between Kite and Retail Property of America. The team has considerable experience in high-value IPO’s and REIT-specific taxation work — Prentiss Feagles is the key name here with Cristina Arumi leading the national REITs tax practice. Paul Manca advises multinational clients on corporate and securities matters, with strength in the real estate sector, as does Mike McTiernan. Other key contacts include Stacey McEvoy and Andrew Zahn who handle M&A and complex capital markets transactions, respectively. The group also works closely with its offices in Denver and Baltimore. All named lawyers are based in Washington DC.