Mr Nazim Zilkha > Dechert LLP > New York, United States > Lawyer Profile

Dechert LLP
Three Bryant Park, 1095 Avenue of the Americas
NEW YORK, NY 10036-6797
United States
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Corporate & Securities


Nazim (“Naz”) Zilkha has more than 25 years of experience advising public and privately-held corporations, private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies and institutional and other clients on U.S. and international transactions, including private equity transactions, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings and other capital markets transactions, joint ventures and restructuring matters. He also advises clients on corporate governance and general corporate matters, as well as compliance with ongoing disclosure and other obligations under the federal securities laws.

With experience across a variety of industries, Mr. Zilkha has deep expertise representing clients in connection with complex cross-border transactions around the world. In particular, he utilizes complex tax planning to maximize efficiencies for U.S.-based clients undertaking investments in foreign-based assets and business operations.


  • Duke University, B.A., 1987, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society
  • Duke University School of Law, J.D., 1990