Davis Polk today announced that Ronald Cami will join the firm as partner in the Corporate Department. Mr. Cami will be based in Davis Polk’s Northern California office.
Mr. Cami was most recently Partner and General Counsel of TPG Global in San Francisco. Prior to joining TPG in 2010, Mr. Cami was a partner in the Corporate Department of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP in New York, focusing on private equity, mergers and acquisitions, securities offerings and general corporate matters, including disclosure and governance advice to Boards of Directors.
“Ron is an important addition to our highly regarded corporate team, and we are delighted to welcome him to the firm,” said Davis Polk’s Managing Partner Thomas J. Reid. “In Ron we have a lawyer with an excellent reputation for high-quality lawyering as well as unique insights into the needs of private equity firms and corporate clients, both large-cap mature companies and growth-stage enterprises. He is also a proven leader for the country’s most sophisticated clients in their more complex governance, regulatory and transactional needs.”
Ronald Cami said, “I am thrilled to join Davis Polk. I look forward to helping the firm further strengthen the excellent reputation it has built in Northern California and around the globe representing leading private equity clients and many of the area’s most prominent companies.”
Mr. Cami received his J.D. from Rutgers Law School in 1993 and his B.A. from Harvard College in 1989. From 1993 to 1994, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kevin Thomas Duffy, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
About Davis Polk. Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP (including its associated entities) is a global law firm with offices strategically located in the world’s key financial centers. For more than 160 years, our 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, antitrust and competition, litigation and enforcement, private equity, tax, financial regulation, investment management, insolvency and restructuring, executive compensation, FinTech, intellectual property and technology, real estate, and trusts and estates. Davis Polk has approximately 900 lawyers in offices located in New York, Northern California, Washington DC, São Paulo, London, Paris, Madrid, Tokyo, Beijing and Hong Kong.
About Davis Polk’s Northern California Office. Davis Polk’s Northern California office combines the firm’s traditional strengths in transactional, advisory and litigation work with an in-depth understanding of the unique attributes of technology companies. Our corporate practice emphasizes capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, IP strategy and counseling, executive compensation and tax. We have been involved in many of the largest and most notable recent mergers and acquisitions transactions and securities offerings involving technology companies, and we have substantial experience in advising managements and boards of directors on corporate defense and governance matters. Our litigators focus on intellectual property disputes, as well as a full range of antitrust, securities and commercial matters.