Barry J. Gewolb
  1. Counsel

Mr. Gewolb is counsel in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Derivatives and Structured Products Group. He advises a broad range of financial and corporate clients on the structuring, negotiation and execution of various equity-linked transactions, including:

  • Public and private convertible debt and preferred stock issuances and associated derivative transactions
  • Accelerated share repurchase programs
  • Registered forward sale transactions
  • Margin loan transactions in respect of large stakes in publicly traded companies
  • Equity-linked hedging and monetization transactions

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A./B.S., Economics, Spanish, Duke University, 2005
    • magna cum laude
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Fulbright Scholar
  • J.D., New York University School of Law, 2009
    • Notes Editor, New York University Law Review


  • Spanish