Ilona C. Potiha
  1. Counsel

Ms. Potiha is counsel in Davis Polk's Corporate Department, practicing in the Finance Group. Her practice includes representing lenders, financial institutions and borrowers in connection with a wide range of financing transactions, including leveraged and investment grade financings, acquisition financings, spinoffs, cross-border financings, debt restructurings, and other secured and unsecured financings.

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., Economics, Columbia University, 2009
    • Dean's List
    • magna cum laude
    • National SMART Grant
    • Phi Beta Kappa
  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 2012
    • General S.K. Yee Scholar
    • Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
    • Notes Editor, Columbia Business Law Review

Professional History

  • Counsel, 2020-present
  • Associate, 2016-2020