Coloplast acquisition of a minority interest in Francis Medical
10/1/2020

Davis Polk advised Coloplast A/S in connection with its strategic equity investment in Francis Medical, Inc.

Coloplast A/S is a Danish medical device company that develops products and services designed to make life easier for people with intimate health conditions. Francis Medical, Inc. is a privately held company focused on developing minimally invasive urological cancer treatments.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Harold Birnbaum and associate Doug Howell. Partner John B. Reynolds III and counsel Joseph Kniaz provided CFIUS advice. Partner Veronica M. Wissel and associates Abigail Lane and James (Chih-Kai) Lin provided executive compensation advice. Partner William A. Curran and associate Lex L. Varga provided tax advice. Partner David R. Bauer and associate Michael V. Policastro provided intellectual property advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are located in the New York and Washington DC offices.