Michael Comstock
  1. Associate

Michael Comstock is an associate in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Environmental Group. He advises clients on a range of environmental matters in connection with corporate transactions, with a focus on mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, as well as securities offerings and bank financings. In addition, he provides advice with respect to environmental, social and governance (ESG) matters, in particular with respect to ESG-linked financings and ESG policies and procedures. He has worked with clients in a range of industries, including oil and gas exploration and production, chemicals manufacturers, utilities and global industrial companies.


Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., American Studies, Wesleyan University, 2005
    • with honors
  • M.F.A., Poetry Writing, University of Iowa, 2007
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2012
    • cum laude
    • Executive Editor, Georgetown Law Journal

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2012