Nicholas F. Potter

Co-Chair, Financial Institutions Group at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Nicholas F. Potter

Nicholas F. Potter

Co-Chair, Financial Institutions Group at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Biography

Nicholas F. Potter is Partner at Debevoise & Plimpton Ltd.

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4

Number of Awards

7

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Nicholas F. Potter
Co-Chair, Financial Institutions Group at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Education
JD
Class of 1988

Harvard Law School offers an energetic and creative learning environment, a diverse and dedicated faculty—whose expertise spans a broad array of legal subjects—and a student body that comes from every state in the U.S. and more than 70 countries around the world. Approximately 1,900 students attend HLS each year: 1,680 J.D. students, 160 LL.M. students, and 50 S.J.D. candidates. The faculty includes more than 100 full-time professors and more than 150 visiting professors, lecturers on law, and instructors. The curriculum features more than 260 courses and seminars that cover a broad range of traditional and emerging legal fields. A Harvard Law education prepares students for success in law practice, business, public service, teaching, and more. Most HLS students are pursuing a J.D. (Juris Doctor) degree, while many others are earning an LL.M. (Master of Laws) or the S.J.D. (Doctor of Juridical Science). Harvard Law School also offers many joint degree programs, coordinated programs, and concurrent degree opportunities with other schools within Harvard University. The Law School community is also home to numerous research programs and engaging publications, including books, scholarly periodicals, newsletters, and a weekly student newspaper.

AB, magna cum laude
Class of 1985

The oldest corporation in the Western Hemisphere is the Harvard Corporation, known formally as the President and Fellows of Harvard College. It is the smaller of Harvard’s two governing boards; the other is the Board of Overseers. Following are the members of the Harvard Corporation.

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Member
Current

American Bar Association provides legal services. It provides law school accreditation, continuing legal education, legal information and other services to assist legal professionals. The firm has members which include judges, court administrators, law professors, and non-practicing attorneys. The company was founded on August 21, 1878 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

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Current

The Association of the Bar of the City of New York is a voluntary association of lawyers and law students. The organization was founded in 1870 and it is headquartered in New York, NY.

Career History
Co-Chair, Financial Institutions Group
2004 - Current

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP provides legal services. Practice areas include: complex acquisition, financing transactions, litigation & arbitration, tax, employee benefits, and trusts & estates. The company was founded in 1931 by Eli Whitney Debevoise and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Co-Chair, Pro Bono Committee
Prior

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP provides legal services. Practice areas include: complex acquisition, financing transactions, litigation & arbitration, tax, employee benefits, and trusts & estates. The company was founded in 1931 by Eli Whitney Debevoise and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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$500 - $999
2017

Search and Care is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization, which assists vulnerable Upper East Side and East Harlem elders.

$5,000 - $10K
2015

Search and Care is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization, which assists vulnerable Upper East Side and East Harlem elders.

$500 - $999
2014

Search and Care is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, non-sectarian organization, which assists vulnerable Upper East Side and East Harlem elders.

Political Donations
$250
2009

Government Affairs at Pax Labs, Inc.

$250
2009

Senator from New York

$500
2008

Former President of United States

Transactions
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Elliott Management Corp., Wand Partners, Inc., Prosperity Life Insurance Group LLC /Private Group purchase Prosperity Life Insurance Group LLC from Black Diamond Capital Partners LLC

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Jackson National Life Insurance Company, Brooke Life Insurance Co. purchase John Hancock Life Insurance Co. of New York from Manulife Financial Corp.

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Kuvare US Holdings, Inc. purchases United Life Insurance Co. from United Fire Group, Inc.

Awards & Honors
2012
The Legal 500 United States
2012
The AmLaw Daily - Dealmaker of the Week
2012
Chambers USA - America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Insurance: Transactional and Regulatory
Events
Speaker
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area
2013 Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst Conference

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Nicholas F. Potter is affiliated with Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

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