Zohra Sayedy | New York | Hogan Lovells

Zohra Sayedy

Senior Associate Corporate & Finance


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Sayedy Zohra

Zohra Sayedy
Sayedy Zohra
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Zohra Sayedy represents buyers and sellers of public and private companies across a range of industries on both domestic and cross-border corporate matters with a focus on life sciences and technology. 

Zohra is a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced, results-oriented work environment, and is a proactive, transparent communicator when counseling companies and private equity investors on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, spin-offs, management and leveraged buy-outs, and corporate governance matters.

As co-chair of the New York City Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee, Zohra leads a team that is focused on executing the New York group's D&I initiatives and action plans.  

Representative experience

ASSA ABLOY on the acquisition of Integrated Warehouse Solutions, Inc.

Intel Corporation on multiple transactions.

Optum, the health services platform for UnitedHealth Group, in numerous acquisitions. 

Applied Materials on its multiple acquisitions of joint venture interests. 

Syncreon on its sale to DP World for US$1.2bn. 

Wise Road Capital on its US$1.4bn acquisition of Magnachip Semiconductor (terminated).  


  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2014
  • Certificate in Management, University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business, 2013
  • B.A., State University of New York at Stony Brook, summa cum laude, 2011
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • New York
  • Ohio