William Pelak is an associate in the firm’s corporate practice. Mr. Pelak represents companies and private equity funds in complex business transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, divestitures of subsidiaries and business segments, distressed M&A transactions, reorganizations, debt and equity financings, joint ventures, private equity investments and other strategic transactions across a broad range of industries. In addition, Mr. Pelak assists clients with a variety of corporate governance matters.

Prior to joining Akin Gump, Mr. Pelak worked at another international law firm in the M&A and corporate finance practice groups of its New York office.