Mr. Mendez is a partner in Davis Polk’s Derivatives and Structured Products Group. He advises investment banks, corporations and hedge funds in the structuring, negotiation and execution of high-yield debt, affiliate margin loans, equity derivatives and other structured financial products, including over-the-counter derivative products, registered and Rule 144A mandatory and optional convertible securities and variance and correlation swaps.
Mr. Mendez joined Davis Polk in 2000 and became a partner in 2007. He earned his B.S. in
Electrical Engineering, summa cum laude, from the University of Southern California in 1996 and his J.D. from Harvard Law School in 1999.