Amy Freed is a "go-to" securities lawyer who brings practical securities law advice to a wide range of companies. She advises companies and individuals on how to comply with United States securities laws. Her participation with a wide range of companies and individuals gives her insight into issues that are developing in boardrooms.

Amy has been on the front line of shareholder engagement matters including proxy contests, proxy advisory firm matters, shareholder proposals, and disruptions at annual stockholder meetings. She represents foreign private issuers in their dealings in the U.S. and, through Hogan Lovells global network, U.S. issuers in their dealings in foreign jurisdictions.

Awards and recognitions


Finance: Capital Markets: Debt Offerings
Legal 500 US


M&A/Corporate and Commercial: Corporate Governance
Legal 500 US


Finance: Capital Markets: Equity Offerings: Advice to Issuers
Legal 500 US


Finance: Financial Services: Regulatory
Legal 500 US


Chambers USA


Securities and Exchange Commission Law and Policy Award
Securities and Exchange Commission

Education and admissions


J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law, 1988

B.A., Tulane University, 1985


Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University Law Center

Co-Chair, Public Company Advisory Group

Faculty, ALI-ABA, Securities Law for Non-Securities Lawyers

National Association of Securities Dealers, National Adjudicatory Council

Bar admissions and qualifications


New York

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