David K. Boston - Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

David K. Boston

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 212-728-8625

David K. Boston is a partner in the Corporate and Financial Services Department and Co-Chair of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice Group.  He has significant experience in merger and acquisition transactions involving public and private companies and in public and private offerings of equity and debt securities.  Dave regularly advises boards of directors and senior management on strategic and governance matters.


Dave represents strategic companies and private equity firms in a wide range merger and acquisitions transactions, including purchases and sales of public companies and private companies, strategic equity investments, cross-border transactions, spin-offs and corporate control contests.  His practice covers companies in a variety of industries and geographies, with a focus on financial services, asset management and communications.

Capital Markets

Dave represents issuers and underwriters in capital markets transactions.  He has extensive experience in IPO’s, follow-on equity offerings by seasoned companies and Rule 144A and registered debt offerings.  These securities offerings are by issuers across a variety of industries.  In addition, Dave advises companies regarding disclosure matters under the securities laws.

Chambers USA (2015) ranks Dave among the leading individuals practicing Corporate/M&A Law in New York.

Stanford UniversityBA 1988Columbia University School of LawJ.D. 1991

Office Location

787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10019-6099
United States

Practice Areas

Securities / Capital Markets Law