F. Humera Ahmed

Biography

Humera Ahmed concentrates her practice in the area of general financial services, with a particular focus on asset-based financing and secured transactions. She serves a wide range of clients, including banks, commercial finance companies and other institutional lenders, along with publicly and privately held corporations.

While in law school, Humera served as an editor for the Rutgers Law Review and was a member of the Moot Court Executive Board. Prior to entering private practice, she worked as an intern at the New York Attorney General's Office. 

Experience

  • A lender, in a $360 million term loan secured by six (6) LPG vessels flagged in Singapore.
  • A major U.S. shipping company, in connection with the acquisition of three (3) U.S.-flagged vessels for the purchase price of $90 million financed by two hedge funds.
  • An agent and bank syndicate, in a $12.5 million revolving and term loan credit facility in conjunction with the acquisition of a company that designs and manufactures optical lens technologies.
  • A major U.S. shipping company, in an extension of a $770 million credit facility with a French bank, secured by ten (10) U.S.-flagged vessels.
  • The placement agent, in a private placement issuance of $25 million of notes secured by royalties from medical devices.
  • A second lien lender, in a $5 million term loan to a California newspaper publisher.

Affiliations

Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association

Credentials

Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York

Education

  • Bryn Mawr College, BA
  • Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, MPH
  • Rutgers University School of Law, Newark, JD