Randy Dorf
  1. Counsel

Mr. Dorf is counsel in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Finance Group. His practice includes representing arrangers, lenders, sponsors and borrowers in a variety of financing transactions, including leveraged acquisitions and high-yield and investment-grade debt financings, and leading the Finance Group’s due diligence and merger agreement review functions. Mr. Dorf also has extensive experience representing public and private companies, sponsors, venture capital funds and distressed investors in complex domestic and cross-border business transactions, including multi-billion dollar acquisitions, minority investments, joint ventures and financial restructurings.    

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., Political Science, Williams College, 2009
  • J.D., Cornell Law School, 2012
    • Managing Editor, Cornell International Law Journal

Professional History

  • Counsel, Davis Polk, 2021-present
  • Counsel, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, 2017-2020
  • Associate, Lowenstein Sandler, 2014-2017
  • Associate, Edwards Wildman Palmer, 2012-2014