Patrick Kenadjian

Homepage

http://www.davispolk.com

Position

Mr. Kenadjian is senior counsel in the London office of Davis Polk with an international practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, cross-border securities offerings, international investments and joint ventures, international privatizations and general corporate advice, with an emphasis on representing European clients. While assigned to the New York office, he spent six years concentrating in mergers and acquisitions.

Vita

Mr. Kenadjian has spent over 20 years in the European and Asian offices. From 1977 to 1979, Mr. Kenadjian was in the Paris office. In 1987, he opened the Tokyo office, where he practiced until 1990. He also opened the Frankfurt office in 1991, where he practiced until 2009. Mr. Kenadjian speaks French, German and Italian. He has been active in securities transactions for issuers in Asia and Europe, particularly on initial public offerings and privatizations in Germany, Austria, Italy and Switzerland. He has represented bidders and targets in cross-border acquisitions throughout Europe, in particular in France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and the United States. Mr. Kenadjian has also represented European and Asian issuers in U.S. debt private placements.

Publications

  • Too Big to Fail – Brauchen Wir ein Sonderinsolvenzrecht für Banken, Ed. Patrick S. Kenadjian, De Gruyter Recht Berlin 2012
  • Collective Action Clauses and the Restructuring of Sovereign Debt, Ed. Klaus-Albert Bauer, Andreas Cahn, Patrick S. Kenadjian, De Gruyter Recht Berlin 2013
  • The Bank Recovery and Resolution Directive: Europe’s solution for “Too Big To Fail”?, Ed. Andreas Dombret, Patrick S. Kenadjian, De Gruyter Recht Berlin 2013
  • Too Big To Fail III: Structural Reform Proposals - Should We Break Up the Banks?, Ed. Andreas Dombret, Patrick S. Kenadjian, De Gruyter Recht Berlin 2015
  • The European Capital Markets Union, Ed. Andreas Dombret, Patrick S. Kenadjian, De Gruyter Recht Berlin 2015
  • Getting the Culture and the Ethics Right, Towards a New Age of Responsibility in Banking and Finance, Patrick S. Kenadjian, Andreas Dombret, De Gruyter Recht Berlin 2016

Course(s)

Nuts and Bolts of M&A, The Financial Crisis and The Reform of the Financial System, Public M & A: A Comparative Approach