Jeffrey S. Ramsay
  1. Counsel
Mr. Ramsay is counsel in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Capital Markets Group. He has worked on a wide variety of both public and private debt, equity and equity-linked offerings by U.S. and non-U.S. issuers, including initial public offerings and high-yield and investment-grade debt financings, in a range of industries, including energy, financial services, home-building, industrials, pharmaceuticals and technology. He regularly advises investment banking clients on securities law-related matters and corporate clients on general corporate matters, including corporate governance and SEC matters.

Work Highlights

Mr. Ramsay's recent transactions include:

  • IPOs for Stock Building Supply Holdings and Zoetis
  • Equity offerings for AK Steel, MoneyGram International, PDC Energy, Rexnord and Stock Building Supply Holdings
  • High-yield debt offerings for AK Steel, Cash America, Continental Resources, ContourGlobal, DigitalGlobe, Enova International, First Wind, Hovnanian, Kodiak Oil & Gas and Nuance Communications
  • Investment-grade debt for Freeport-McMoRan, Mead Johnson Nutrition and Zoetis

Professional History

  • Counsel, 2010-present
  • Associate, 2001-2009

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., Dickinson College, 1991
    • magna cum laude
  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2001
    • Editorial Board Member, Virginia Journal of Law & Technology