Amama Rasani

Amana Rasani
Amama Rasani is an associate in Weil’s Securities Litigation practice. Ms. Rasani focuses her practice on litigating securities class action and shareholder derivative litigation, restructuring and bankruptcy litigation, and other corporate disputes.

Ms. Rasani has served on Weil teams representing: Signet Jewelers in a consolidated securities fraud class action in the Southern District of New York concerning alleged sexual harassment allegations that were raised in an employment arbitration, and purportedly lax credit standards; National Public Finance Guaranty in connection with significant litigation arising out of Puerto Rico’s debt crisis; Sears Holdings in connection with its chapter 11 proceedings and related disputes; and an energy infrastructure company and its affiliate in connection with litigation in Delaware Chancery Court relating to the termination of a long-term contract with an Italian energy company.

Ms. Rasani received her J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was a Notes Editor of The Georgetown Law Journal and a member of the Women’s Legal Alliance. During law school, she served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Beryl Howell, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, and also worked as a student attorney at Georgetown’s Civil Rights & Voting Rights Clinic. As a student attorney, she conducted legislative research into National Popular Vote bills, and drafted certiorari petitions and memoranda to the U.S. Supreme Court on cases involving 14th Amendment due process rights and equal protection. She received her B.A., summa cum laude, from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Ms. Rasani is fluent in Urdu and Gujarati.