Shakima Wells

Shakima Wells

Shakima Wells
T: (203) 325-5004 - F: (203) 325-5001

Shakima Wells is an associate in the Corporate group and her practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, securities law and general corporate representation. She has experience representing domestic and international buyers, sellers, and financial advisers in a wide variety of transactions, including initial public offerings, spin-offs, joint ventures and other strategic alliances. Prior to joining Finn Dixon & Herling, Shakima was an associate in the New York office of Clifford Chance US LLP where she practiced in the Capital Markets group.


  • Columbia Law School, J.D., 2013, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
  • University of Cambridge, Masters in Modern Society and Global Transformations, 2005
  • Pennsylvania State University, B.A., 2004, Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2014
  • New York, 2014

Associations and Memberships

Connecticut Bar Association

American Bar Association, Business Law Division, Young Lawyers Division and Center for Professional Responsibility