Yara Owayyed

Yara Owayyed is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins with a focus on international capital markets transactions and securities regulation. She primarily represents investment banking firms, private equity firms and companies in connection with public and private debt and equity offerings, including issuances of high yield debt securities and US registered equity offerings.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Owayyed worked for international law firms in New York and Israel and was the first Palestinian to work at the High Court of Justice Department (Bagatz) at the Israeli State Attorney’s Office.

Ms. Owayyed was a Fulbright Scholar at Columbia Law school and has graduated her LL.B summa cum laude.