Our equity derivatives practice is world class. The high position of leadership staked by this practice has allowed us to work with every major financial institution in this area. We also regularly represent corporations, hedge funds and individuals as users of equity derivatives.
This work effectively mobilizes Davis Polk's skills across a wide range of disciplines – securities law, tax, finance, bankruptcy, employee benefits, asset management, broker-dealer and bank regulation, litigation and ERISA. With a highly integrated approach to both over-the-counter products and equity-linked securities, we provide comprehensive advice with respect to every aspect of complex equity derivatives transactions. Our lawyers have helped to create many of the key structured equity products in use today and we remain at the forefront of innovation.