Alexander Coley
  1. Associate

Mr. Coley is an associate in Davis Polk's Corporate Department, practicing in the Tokyo office. Fluent in Japanese, he joined the firm’s Tokyo office in 2017. He advises primarily on securities offerings and other corporate matters.

Work Highlights

  • The underwriters on the debut SEC-registered offering of senior notes by Toyota Motor Corporation
  • The initial purchasers on the debut Rule 144A/Regulation S offering of senior notes by Toyota Industries Corporation
  • Tokyu Fudosan Holdings on a follow-on global offering of common stock under Rule 144A/Regulation S
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group on multiple SEC-registered offerings of TLAC senior notes
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation on multiple takedown offerings of senior notes under its global medium-term note program
  • The initial purchasers on the global IPO of Katitas Co., Ltd.
  • Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Company on multiple offerings of senior notes under Rule 144A/Regulation S
  • The Metropolis of Tokyo on multiple offerings of senior notes under Rule 144A/Regulation S
  • The initial purchasers on a subordinated notes offering by Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance Company under Rule 144A/Regulation S
  • Sumitomo Life Insurance Company on a subordinated notes offering under Rule 144A/Regulation S
  • The initial purchasers on a follow-on global offering of investment units by Invincible Investment Corporation under Rule 144A/Regulation S 

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2017

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of California

Education

  • B.A., Stanford University, 2009
  • M.A., Stanford University, 2011
  • J.D., UC Berkeley School of Law, 2015
    • Order of the Coif
    • Articles Editor, California Law Review

Languages

  • Japanese