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Highly regarded


Bar admissions:

New York

Jurisdictions:

New York
United States

Practice areas:

M&A
Private equity

Industry sectors:

Banking
Energy
Investment management
Pharmaceuticals and life sciences
Technology and telecommunications


Mr. Chudd is a partner in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department and a member of the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity Groups. He is also the co-head of the firm’s Private Equity Group. His diverse and broad-based practice encompasses mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, joint ventures, collaborations and other corporate partnering transactions, restructurings, spinoffs, and takeover and corporate governance matters. He regularly represents private equity firms and their portfolio companies in all aspects of their businesses, including acquisitions and dispositions of public and private companies, recapitalizations, minority investments, co-investment arrangements, and formation of private equity funds.

Mr. Chudd also has extensive experience advising multinational corporations on their most critical business initiatives and transactions, including both domestic and cross-border M&A transactions. He has handled matters across many industries, with experience in energy, healthcare, asset management, consumer products, defense, financial services, logistics/transportation services, technology, retail, media and business services sectors.