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Edward A. Davis

Mayer Brown LLP

New York, NY, USA

Edward Davis is a corporate partner resident in Mayer Brown's New York office. He concentrates his practice on mergers and acquisitions­related work and securities matters. He represents financial and strategic bidders, targets and investors in private and public acquisitions and divestitures, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, recapitalizations and spin­off transactions. Ed also regularly represents clients in connection with equity and debt securities offerings, venture capital investments, business formation and corporate governance matters. A significant part of Ed's practice involves cross­border transactions and he has advised clients from a broad range of industries.

Ed is the co­chair of Mayer Brown's Financial Institutions M&A group. He has particular experience in advising asset managers, banks, insurance companies and other financial institutions in connection with acquisitions and divestitures.


  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA
  • American University Washington College of Law, JD 


  • New York

News & Publications

  • "Mayer Brown advises Gulf Oil on $1.045 billion chemicals deal," 12 November 2012


  • Asset Management Portfolio Transfers, 26 August 2010

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