FAYZAN BAKHTIAR is a member of Sidley’s M&A and Private Equity practices, as well as the Media and Entertainment group.
He represents financial sponsors, public companies and emerging companies in a wide range of strategic transactions, including leveraged acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, restructurings, and equity and debt financings. Fayzan also represents media and entertainment companies in equity financing, acquisitions and other complex transactions. Fayzan completed a secondment as associate general counsel at a private equity fund in New York.
Prior to joining Sidley, Fayzan practiced at another major global law firm in Australia where he represented investment banks, private equity sponsors and large Australian corporations.
Fayzan obtained a B.Ec. (First Class Honors) and LL.B. from the University of Sydney. He is admitted to practice in New South Wales, Australia.
Admissions & Certifications
- New York
- University of Sydney, LL.B., 2013
- University of Sydney, B.Econ., 2011 (with first class honors)