is counsel in the Corporate department of Hughes Hubbard & Reed.
Javad represents private equity and hedge fund advisers in connection with fund launches, separately managed accounts, investments, restructurings, and day-to-day issues related to fund operations.
Javad also represents corporate and financial clients in connection with debt and equity offerings, corporate governance issues, and corporate and strategic transactions.
Represented Fund Clients:
Representation of Latin American fintech Ualá in its $350 million Series D round of preferred equity financing – presumed to be the largest private fundraising round ever by an Argentinian company
Representation of Grab Financial Group, Southeast Asia’s leading fintech platform, in raising over $300 million in a Series A funding round led by South Korea’s Hanwha Asset Management Co. Ltd.
Represented the underwriting group in a $2.5 billion public debt offering by ViacomCBS Inc. comprised of 4.75% and 4.9% senior notes. The underwriting group included BofA Securities, Goldman Sachs & Co., J.P. Morgan Securities and Morgan Stanley & Co.
Representation of RA Capital Management LLC in connection with the formation and successful launch of its inaugural venture capital fund, the RA Capital Nexus Fund.