Shane Tintle
  1. Partner

Mr. Tintle is a partner in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the Capital Markets Group. He advises U.S. and non-U.S. issuers and underwriters on capital markets and corporate transactions, including private placements, initial public offerings and other equity offerings, high-yield, investment-grade and convertible debt offerings. He also advises his corporate clients, ranging from early stage privately held companies to well-known seasoned issuers, on governance, corporate and securities law matters.

Mr. Tintle has experience across a variety of sectors, including financials, retail, industrials, technology, biotech, consumer, specialty pharmaceuticals and oil and gas.

Work Highlights

Mr. Tintle’s recent transactional experience includes the following representations:

  • Citizens Financial Group in connection with its IPO and separation from The Royal Bank of Scotland and ADAMA Agricultural Solutions in connection with its proposed IPO
  • The underwriters in connection with the IPOs of Red Rock Resorts, Virtu Financial, Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Norcraft Companies, Kamada, Yandex
Other Equity  Offerings
  • Follow-on or secondary offerings by The Royal Bank of Scotland, Citizens Financial Group, J.M. Smuckers, Hilton Worldwide Holdings, U.S. Silica, The Medicines Company, Wesco Aircraft Holdings, AmeriGas Partners
Investment- and High-Grade Debt
  • The underwriters in connection with offerings by UBS AG, Brinker International, Medtronic, Canadian Pacific Railway, Rockwell Collins, Lloyds Banking Group, Anglo American
  • Morgan Stanley, Aetna and Citizens Financial Group on their debt offerings
High-Yield Debt
  • The underwriters or initial purchasers in connection with high-yield debt offerings of Tempur Sealy International, Cliffs Natural Resources, J.C. Penney, Hilton, PDC Energy, Momentive Specialty Chemicals, AmeriGas Partners
  • MSCI on its debt offerings
Convertible Debt
  • The underwriters in connection with the convertible debt offerings of Cal Dive International and Meadowbrook Insurance Group


  • Law360 – “Rising Star: Capital Markets,” 2019

Of Note

  • Member of the Board of Directors, Venture for America

Professional History

  • Davis Polk since 2008
  • Partner, 2016-present
  • London office, 2009-2011

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York


  • B.A., Classics, Vanderbilt University, 2004
  • J.D., Duke University School of Law, 2008
    • Research Editor, Duke Law Journal