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Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

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London, NEW YORK

Jennifer Conway

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Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Work Department

Executive Compensation and Benefits


Jennifer S. Conway is a partner in Cravath’s Executive Compensation and Benefits Department. Her practice focuses on executive compensation and employee benefit matters, principally in connection with mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings and other business transactions. Ms. Conway also regularly counsels public and private companies on the design, implementation and disclosure of equity and cash incentive compensation and retention programs and the negotiation of executive employment and separation agreements.

United States: Labor and employment

Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans: transactional

Within: Leading lawyers

Jennifer Conway - Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Within: Employee benefits, executive compensation and retirement plans: transactional

The ‘excellent’ practice at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP was involved in a number of upper-market M&A transactions throughout 2018, which included Jennifer Conway advising Time Warner on its $109bn sale to AT&T. Similarly, ‘superb and extremely responsive’ practice head Eric Hilfers is providing benefits and executive compensation advise to The Walt Disney Company in connection with its $85bn acquisition of 21st Century Fox. Jonathan Katz handled a number of deals, including Northrup Grunman’s $9.2bn acquisition of Orbital ATK, and Brookfield Asset Management’s $5.1bn acquisition of TerraForm Global. The ‘very hands on and knowledgeable’ team also advised The Linde Group on its $70bn merger with Praxair, a transaction which resulted in the world’s largest industrial gas supplier. Other notable clients include Santander, IMB, AXA, Amazon and Johnson & Johnson. All named partners are based in New York.

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