El Hachem

Senior Associate

Iyad El Hachem is a Senior Associate in the Private Equity & Real Estate practice of Arendt & Medernach. He advises fund sponsors on the structuring and operation of regulated and unregulated alternative investment funds that pursue a range of investment strategies, including private equity, private credit and real estate.  He also advises on the structuring of funds-of-funds, funds-of-one and parallel funds, including financing transactions in the private fund space.

Iyad joined Arendt & Medernach in 2018. Prior to this, he worked as an in-house counsel for a multinational insurance company.

Iyad graduated from Université Saint Joseph in 2012 and was awarded an LL.M. from Georgetown University in 2017. He is a member of the Beirut Bar Association; he also passed the New York State Bar exam in 2020 and is awaiting admission.

Languages: Arabic, English, French.