Andrew Zahn > Hogan Lovells US LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

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)

A market-leading practice with an exceptionally deep bench, Washington-DC based Hogan Lovells US LLP provides comprehensive support to REIT clients. The team serves as counsel for capital markets work, corporate governance and a variety of corporate transactions and M&A, and is well placed to handle large-scale multi-jurisdictional mandates working alongside equally capable teams from across its global network. David Bonser heads the practice, bringing over 30 years of experience in securities and partnership transactions, M&A, joint ventures, and general governance. Of late, Bonser has continued his ongoing advice to VICI Properties on debt and equity transactions, and also advised Industrial Property Trust on its $3.99bn cash merger transaction with Prologis. Other leading names in the team include Mike McTiernan and Stacey McEvoy. The team is also noted for its expertise in REIT-specific tax matters, where key contacts include Prentiss Feagles and Cristina Arumi, the latter of whom heads up the US REITs tax group. Andrew Zahn is recommended for capital markets work and was promoted to partner in January 2021. Matt Thompson took an in-house position in October 2020.