Davis Polk partner Deanna Kirkpatrick has been recognized by New York Law Journal as a Distinguished Leader for 2017. The award honors attorneys in leadership roles who achieved impressive results in the past year.
Kirkpatrick is a partner in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department and the firm's Finance Partner, responsible for overseeing Davis Polk's finances. As a senior member of the firm’s Capital Markets Group, her practice includes public equity, equity-linked, debt and other securities offerings by U.S. issuers. She has regularly worked for both issuers and underwriters in connection with capital markets transactions. Kirkpatrick has worked on offerings for issuers over a broad spectrum of industries, including financial institutions, utilities, health care, oil and gas, retail, media and special-purpose acquisition companies.
The honorees will be featured in a special section of the New York Law Journal and honored at a dinner on October 17, 2017, in New York.