Scott A. Barshay - Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Scott A. Barshay

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2008

A partner in the Corporate Department, Scott A. Barshay is Global Head of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. His practice principally focuses on advising clients on mergers and acquisitions, activist defense and other significant corporate matters. Scott also regularly counsels corporations and their directors on securities law, corporate governance and crisis management issues.

Scott’s recent clients have included AlereAnheuser‑Busch InBevAvonBarnes & NobleCameron InternationalCheniere EnergyDelphi AutomotiveDelta Air LinesHertzHoneywellIBMJBS S.A.Kraft HeinzMartin MariettaMylan PharmaceuticalsNCRPilgrim’s PridePitney BowesQualcommRestaurant Brands InternationalStarwood HotelsTemasekWeb.comXerox and 3G Capital.

Colgate UniversityBA 1988Columbia Law SchoolJ.D. 1991

Client Comments

"Scott Barshay is the top M&A lawyer of his generation."

"Scott Barshay is very bright, with a business can-do attitude."

Office Location

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019-6064
United States

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law

Other Information

Gender: Male