Financial Institutions

Debevoise’s Financial Institutions Group provides top-quality advice and counseling on critical issues to financial institutions around the world.

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Ranked as a leading firm for M&A and Financial Services Regulation: Banking (Compliance) and Financial Institutions M&A by Chambers USA (2022).

Typically my first stop for complex regulatory issues and insight into industry trends and best practices.

Their strengths lie in their ability to effectively combine regulatory expertise with industry knowledge to create practical business advice.

An extremely strong practice for financial institutions M&A. The advantage that they have is depth.

Debevoise possesses excellent industry knowledge. They have been valuable partners in understanding the risks presented by new initiatives and developing effective solutions to mitigate those risks.

They’ve done excellent work and are able to provide cross-functional expertise. They have a good bedside manner, great client service, and are excellent in terms of understanding what the marketplace looks like.

Excellent in the regulatory advice space.” Clients highlight the team’s “prolific knowledge of the law and ability to analyze facts quickly.

They are extremely responsive, commercially savvy, and they have a real emphasis from the top of the practice to all levels on developing a real relationship with their clients and understanding their clients’ businesses.

A great team, with a rare combination of expertise in banking and insurance, and great communication skills.

Chambers USA, 2019-2022

Ranked as a leading firm for Financial Services Regulation by The Legal 500 US (2022).

Great balance of expert technical knowledge with a realistic commercial approach.

The Legal 500 US, 2021-2022

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