Davis Polk & Wardwell

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    About Davis Polk. Davis Polk (which includes Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP and its associated entities) is a global law firm. For over 160 years, its lawyers have advised industry-leading companies and global financial institutions on their most challenging legal and business matters. Davis Polk ranks among the world’s preeminent law firms across the entire range of its practice, which spans such areas as capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, credit, litigation, antitrust, private equity, tax, financial regulation, investment management, insolvency and restructuring, executive compensation, intellectual property, real estate, and trusts and estates. Davis Polk has approximately 900 lawyers in offices in New York, Menlo Park, CA, Washington DC, São Paulo, London, Paris, Madrid, Hong Kong, Beijing and Tokyo.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1849
    HQNew York, US
    Websitedavispolk.com
    Employee Ratings4.2

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    Employees (est.) (Mar 2019)1,908

    Davis Polk & Wardwell Office Locations

    Davis Polk & Wardwell has offices in New York, Menlo Park, Washington, Beijing and in 6 other locations
    New York, US (HQ)
    450 Lexington Ave
    Menlo Park, US
    1600 El Camino Real #290
    Washington, US
    901 15th St NW
    Beijing, CN
    2201 China World Office 2 1 Jian Guo Men Wai Avenue Chaoyang District
    Paris, FR
    121 Av. des Champs-Élysées
    Hong Kong, HK
    The Hong Kong Club Building 3A Chater Rd
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    1849
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    Avi Gesser and Joseph Kniaz Receive 2019 Burton Award for Distinguished Legal Writing

    Davis Polk partner Avi Gesser and associate Joseph Kniaz have been named recipients of a 2019 Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award, as part of the Burton Awards for Legal Achievement. They were selected for their article, When the FBI Can Help Companies Deal With a Cyber Event, published in the…

    Davis Polk Advises Assurant, Inc. on Its $772.4 Million Secondary Offering

    Davis Polk advised Assurant, Inc. in connection with the SEC-registered secondary offering of 7,869,230 shares of Assurant, Inc. common stock by certain affiliates of TPG Global, LLC for an aggregate price to the public of $772.4 million. Assurant, Inc. is a global provider of risk management solut…

    Davis Polk Advises Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. on Its €1.1 Billion Senior Notes Offering

    Davis Polk advised Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. (MMC) in connection with its SEC-registered offering of €550 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.349% senior notes due 2026 and €550 million aggregate principal amount of its 1.979% senior notes due 2030. MMC will use the net proceeds …
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    Davis Polk & Wardwell Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Davis Polk & Wardwell founded?

      Davis Polk & Wardwell was founded in 1849.

    • How many employees does Davis Polk & Wardwell have?

      Davis Polk & Wardwell has 1,908 employees.

    • Who are Davis Polk & Wardwell competitors?

      Competitors of Davis Polk & Wardwell include Miller Starr Regalia, Cordell & Cordell and Alston & Bird.

    • Where is Davis Polk & Wardwell headquarters?

      Davis Polk & Wardwell headquarters is located at 450 Lexington Ave, New York.

    • Where are Davis Polk & Wardwell offices?

      Davis Polk & Wardwell has offices in New York, Menlo Park, Washington, Beijing and in 6 other locations.

    • How many offices does Davis Polk & Wardwell have?

      Davis Polk & Wardwell has 10 offices.