Shay Ahmed counsels clients on corporate and securities issues including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, private equity financings, and securities regulations matters and filings.
Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Shay was an associate with Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP. Shay earned his law degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law; a M.A. in medicine, health and society from Vanderbilt University; and a B.A. in political science and a B.A. in medicine, health and society from Vanderbilt University.
American Health Law Association (AHLA)
Recapitalization of one of the fastest growing parking management services providers in the country.
Representation of New Harbor Capital’s portfolio company Psych Associates of Maryland, the largest outpatient mental health group in Maryland, in its acquisition of Comprehensive Behavioral Health, a leading multidisciplinary mental health treatment provider. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
We represented Helix Sleep, Inc. (Helix) in its sale to Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. (Cerberus), a global leader in alternative investing.
Representation of Mainsail Partners in its $41 million recapitalization of PlanHub, a cloud-based construction plan room and bidding software. Mainsail’s investment will allow PlanHub to expand its management team and product suite, and is expected to transform the commercial construction bidding process
Representation of Groups360, a platform that simplifies bringing people together for meetings and events, in its acquisition of IDEM Hospitality, a Singapore-based platform to help hoteliers maximize revenue from their meetings, events and group business
Representation of BioMatrix Specialty Pharmacy, a comprehensive, nationwide specialty pharmacy services and digital health technology solutions provider, in its acquisition of City Drugs, a New York City-based specialty pharmacy that specializes in the treatment of complex medical conditions including hepatitis, oncology, auto-immune diseases, and gastroenterology. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Representation of ResMan, a leading property management SaaS platform provider and Mainsail Partners portfolio company, in its acquisition of Razz Interactive, a real estate and property management platform
Representation of Groups360, a leading online marketplace for meetings, in a combined $50 million investment by global hospitality companies to enhance the GroupSync™ platform and make group travel easier for meeting planners
Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) — Pathfinder (2022)
North Carolina Law Review — Staff Member