Robert F. Smith
  1. Associate

Mr. Smith is an associate in Davis Polk's Corporate Department, practicing in the Finance Group. Since joining the firm in 2013, he has completed a rotation in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group.

Work Highlights

  • Technip in its combination with FMC Technologies to form TechnipFMC plc
  • Huatai Securities in its acquisition of AssetMark
  • SS&C in its acquisition of Conifer Financial Services
  • TE Connectivity in its acquisition of the Creganna Medical Group and sale of its circuit protection devices business
  • MasterCard in its acquisition of Applied Predictive Technologies

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2013

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., Political Science and Astrophysics, Williams College, 2010
    • with honors
    • Dean's List
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2013
    • Dean's List
    • magna cum laude
    • Order of the Coif
    • Managing Editor, The Tax Lawyer