David Mollo-Christensen
  1. Counsel

Mr. Mollo-Christensen is counsel in Davis Polk's Corporate Department, practicing in the Executive Compensation Group. He advises clients on a wide variety of executive compensation and employee benefits matters, with a particular emphasis on private equity and public mergers and acquisitions transactions.

He also advises public and private clients on a day-to-day basis involving the design and implementation of equity-based and other incentive plans and deferred compensation arrangements, disclosure obligations, and the negotiation of employment and separation agreements.

Work Highlights

M&A Advice
  • Charoen Pokphand Foods in its acquisition of Bellisio Foods
  • ExxonMobil in its acquisition of InterOil
  • NICE in its acquisitions of inContact
  • Markit in its merger with IHS
  • Tailwind Capital in various portfolio company acquisitions

Professional History

  • Counsel, 2016-present

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., Philosophy, University of Michigan, 2004
    • cum laude
    • with high honors
  • J.D., Boston College Law School, 2007
    • Alumni Scholar
    • cum laude