Mark S. Hayek

Mark S. Hayek

  • Partner
  • Corporate
  • New York
  • T:   +1.212.859.8890
  • F:   +1.212.859.4000
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Mark Hayek is a partner in the Corporate Department and the Capital Markets and Finance Practices, resident in the Firm's New York office. He joined the Firm in 2006 and became a partner in 2015.

Mr. Hayek represents clients in corporate finance transactions, with a particular focus on leveraged loans and high-yield debt, as well as domestic and international public and private equity and debt securities offerings. He also has substantial experience with syndicated loans as counsel to corporate borrowers, including Procter & Gamble, T-Mobile and Under Armour. In addition, Mr. Hayek advises clients with respect to periodic reporting, corporate governance and other securities law matters.
Representative clients include Bank of America, Barclays, Citadel, Emerald Expositions, Goldman Sachs, Jefferies, JELD-WEN, KKR, Morgan Stanley, the Navios Group, Perrigo, Procter & Gamble, T-Mobile, Under Armour and Wells Fargo.

Honors & Awards

Mr. Hayek played a lead role on the Fried Frank team that was awarded the 2017 IFLR Equity Deal of the Year for its work as counsel to the underwriters on Athene Holding’s US$1.25b IPO, which was one of the top three IPOs globally in 2016 by size.

Law360 selected Mr. Hayek as a 2017 “Rising Star” recognizing him as one of the five leading attorneys in capital markets under 40.

Mr. Hayek is recognized as a “Next Generation Lawyer” by Legal 500 in the US Capital Markets category.

Bar Admissions/Licensed Jurisdictions

New York

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University of Pennsylvania Law School, JD – 2006
University of Virginia, BA – 2003


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