Harvey Hill is a member of the Capital Markets and the Financial Services Groups of Alston & Bird. He concentrates on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and business matters for companies generally and for insurance companies specifically. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers magazine and Atlanta magazine’s “Best Lawyers in Atlanta” for his corporate law expertise.
Harvey has been lead counsel for both buyers and sellers in all types of business combinations, including private and public transactions, reinsurance arrangements, purchases and sales of divisions, joint ventures of all kinds, and mergers of law firms. He has over 40 years of experience in business negotiations, particularly in negotiating complicated indemnities and purchase price earn-outs.
Harvey has been a lawyer with Alston & Bird since 1964. During his tenure with the firm, he has served as Chair of the Partners’ Committee, Financial Partner, and head of the Tax Department and the Corporate Department, in addition to other management roles.
Harvey received an LL.B. in 1964 from the University of Virginia Law School where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and the Virginia Law Review editorial board. A graduate of Yale University, he received a B.A., cum laude, in 1961. He is vice chair of the Path Foundation, which is involved in building recreational trails in the metropolitan Atlanta area, actively involved in the Atlanta BeltLine project, and a member of the advisory board of the Carter Center.