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Capital Markets: Derivatives

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Head of the derivatives and structured products group John Brandow boasts an impressive derivatives practice and is regularly called upon to advise initial purchasers on convertible offerings. Clients report that "you want his view on complicated or borderline stuff because of his depth of knowledge and experience."

Interviewees consider Mark DiFiore to be an "extremely talented" derivatives lawyer. Among his strengths, he is particularly recommended for being "strong in margin loans."

Mark Mendez garners excellent feedback for his knowledge of equity derivatives and is highly regarded for his ability to advise on complex convertible offerings. A client says: "If I am working on something messy and complicated, I want him on my side as he will not miss anything."

Ray Ibrahim is a leading equity derivatives lawyer and is especially highlighted as a "go-to guy for large and complex margin loans." Clients report that he "provides top-notch advice and is up to date on all the relevant legal, accounting and regulatory issues."

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Capital Markets: Derivatives

Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

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450 Lexington Avenue

New York

New York

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NY 10017

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Capital Markets: Derivatives


John M Brandow
Band 1
Mark DiFiore
Up and Coming
Mark Mendez
Band 1
Ray Ibrahim
Band 1