Ranked InNew York
Corporate/M&A (Band 4)
Practice Areas: Chairman of the Executive Committee and Head of the firm's Corporate Department. Advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, corporate governance and general corporate law matters. Has represented principals on a number of significant merger transactions. Advises many of the firm's regular clients.
Career: Joined the firm in 1974; became a Partner in 1981. Member of the firm's Executive Committee since 1993 and became Chairman of the Executive Committee in 2004.
Personal: Chairman of the Board of Henry Street Settlement House; member of the Board of Natural Resources Defense Council; member of the Board of the Partnership for New York City; University of Virginia School of Law (JD 1974); Dartmouth College (AB, magna cum laude, 1971); Phi Beta Kappa.