Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP

Andrew Freedman

Current View:

This content is provided by Andrew Freedman.

Practice Areas

Activist & Equity Investment Practice Co-Chair


One of the leading attorneys in the nation practicing in the area of shareholder activism and advises some of the nation’s most prolific activist investors. Practice focuses on shareholder activism, mergers & acquisitions, hostile takeovers and hedge fund strategies such as merger arbitrage and distressed investments. Represented activist investors in connection with hundreds of major shareholder activism campaigns that have led to the replacement of approximately 650 public company directors. Frequently quoted as an industry expert in national publications and news outlets.

Professional Memberships

New York


J.D., Washington University School of Law, St. Louis; B.S., University of Michigan. "Recommended Lawyer" in The Legal 500 U.S. in M&A/corporate and commercial - Corporate Governance for 2018; New York Super Lawyer list since 2016; New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, a Thomson Reuters lawyer rating service for lawyers under 40, from 2012 - 2015.