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Amanda Albert


New York

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Amanda Albert


New York

Amanda advises clients on all aspects of employee benefits and executive compensation matters.

Amanda counsels clients of all sizes and types on their employee benefits and executive compensation plans, issues and arrangements. She regularly works with the full panoply of pension, tax, employment, corporate, securities and other laws covering such arrangements and advises clients on issues and new trends in these areas.

Amanda regularly advises clients on employee benefits and executive compensation issues in the context of corporate transactions, including reorganizations and restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and various funding transactions and financing arrangements. She negotiates key terms of transaction documents and designs and assists in the implementation of transition plans and new programs. She works with business executives, boards and compensation committees in designing, implementing, administering and adjusting sophisticated retirement plans, policies and programs and drafts and revises employment, consulting, separation, retention, bonus, incentive, equity, restrictive covenant, change in control, profits interest and other similar plans and agreements. She handles technical pension and tax matters and ensures that clients are incompliance with applicable securities registration (or exemption) requirements and reporting and disclosure rules.

News & insights

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Publications: 21 FEBRUARY 2020

Indonesia introduces new regulation to facilitate the transformation of foreign bank branches into subsidiaries and refine M&A in the banking sector

The OJK introduced new regulation to facilitate the transformation of foreign bank branches into subsidiaries and address certain existing uncertainties in executing bank M&A.

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Publications: 20 FEBRUARY 2020

Coronavirus: Points to consider on M&A transactions

As coronavirus (Covid-19), first reported in Wuhan in December 2019, spreads across China and beyond, it has been widely reported that some Chinese companies are looking to suspend or terminate their contractual commitments. Factory closures, port and travel restrictions on goods and workers, a decline in energy demand, and reductions in consumer spending are affecting many sectors including manufacturing, transport, tourism, energy and retail.

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News: 20 FEBRUARY 2020

A&O retains title as leading global transactional law firm for sixth year

Allen & Overy advised on more deals during 2019 than any other law firm in the world. According to data from Refinitiv and Dealogic, A&O advised on 17% more deals than its nearest competitor across global DCM, ECM, M&A, loans and project finance.

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Publications: 15 AUGUST 2018

Allen & Overy Advises WillScot Corporation on Completed $1.2 billion Acquisition of Modular Space Holdings, Inc.

​NEW YORK – Allen & Overy represented WillScot Corporation (the “Company”) with respect to its completed acquisition (the “Acquisition”) of Modular Space Holdings, Inc. (“MS Holdings”), the parent holding company of Modular Space Corporation (d/b/a “ModSpace”), for a total purchase price of approximately $1.2 billion.

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New York

Allen & Overy LLP
1221 Avenue of the Americas
New York
NY 10020

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Associate, Allen & Overy LLP, New York, 2014

Associate, Riker, Danzig, Scherer, Hyland & Perretti LLP, New York, 2010-2014 

Associate, Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP, New York, 2008-2010 

Associate, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, New York, 2007-2008


J.D., Hofstra University School of Law, 2007