Mr Rajab Abbassi > Kirkland & Ellis LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
601 LEXINGTON AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10022
United States

Position

Rajab Abbassi is a partner in the Corporate Practice Group in the New York office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP and a member of the Financial Institutions and Insurance Transactions & Regulatory practice groups. Rajab’s practice is focused on complex corporate transactions in the insurance industry. He advises strategic clients and private equity sponsors on mergers and acquisitions, joint venture transactions, reinsurance transactions, strategic investments, public and private securities offerings and other corporate transactions, and on other matters of corporate and securities law. He also advises boards of directors and senior management on strategic and governance matters.

Education

Fordham University School of Law, J.D., 2004; Rutgers University, B.A., 2000.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Industry focus > Insurance: non-contentious

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The insurance practice at Kirkland & Ellis LLP is primarily made up of New York practitioners Rajab Abbassi , whose expertise includes mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments and securities offerings, and Parimah Hassouri, who covers regulatory aspects of the practice.