Nicholas A. Kronfeld
  1. Partner

Mr. Kronfeld is a partner in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, representing U.S. and non-U.S. clients on equity and debt capital markets financing and restructuring transactions, corporate governance and securities regulatory matters. His non-U.S. practice is focused on Spain and Latin America. His principal public company clients have included Banco de Bogota, Banco Santander, S.A. and its publicly traded subsidiaries in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States, Citizens Financial Group, Corpbanca, Enersis, Falabella, FedEx, Greenhill & Co., Grupo Aval, TGLT, Toyota Motor Credit and Triple-S Management Corporation.


  • “Dealmaker of the Year” – The American Lawyer
  • Listed as a leading lawyer in industry publications, including:
    • Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business
    • Chambers Latin America: Latin America’s Leading Lawyers for Business
    • Legalease’s The Legal 500 U.S. – Capital Markets
    • Law Business Research’s Who’s Who Legal–The International Who’s Who of Capital Markets Lawyers

Professional History

  • Partner, 1999-present
  • Associate, 1991-1999
  • London office, 1994-1997
  • Washington DC office, 1991-1994
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Conrad K. Cyr, U.S. Court of Appeals, First Circuit, 1990-1991

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York
  • District of Columbia


  • B.A., Wesleyan University, 1984
    • with honors
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1990
    • magna cum laude
    • Articles Editor, Georgetown Law Journal


  • Spanish