Hessam Kalantar

Hessam is a corporate lawyer with almost 25 years of experience in M&A, private equity, corporate finance and restructuring transactions that span the US, Europe and the Middle East. He is the managing partner of KBLG, a boutique corporate law firm based in the UAE.

About me

Hessam has almost twenty years of firm and in-house practice experience in Canada, US and the Middle East, including at some of the most pre-eminent global law firms.

In New York and Dubai, Hessam has acted for leading private equity, venture capital and other providers of capital in connection with investments in technology and e- commerce, media, financial services, insurance, healthcare, telecommunications, energy, hospitality and food and beverage industries, among others.

He has worked on many landmark financing and restructuring transactions, including on one of largest restructurings in the Middle East and the largest syndicated lending in Turkey. His experience in the Middle East encompasses corporate transactions of all stripes, mainly M&A, joint ventures, corporate finance and restructuring transactions.

Hessam Kalantar

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Dealing with Financial Distress and Restructuring

This webinar will discuss what your company can do in the face of financial distress, particularly with respect to engaging with its creditors and other stakeholders to arrive how to arrive at a consensual restructuring.

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