Wachtell Lipton was founded on a handshake in 1965 as a small group of lawyers dedicated to providing advice and expertise at the highest levels. We have achieved extraordinary results following the distinctive vision of our founders -- a cohesive team of lawyers intensely focused on solving our clients' most important problems.
Our distinctive structure defines our approach.  We maintain a ratio of associates to partners significantly below that of other firms.  We focus on matters that require the attention, extensive experience and sophistication of our partners.
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We have experience in the fields of mergers and acquisitions, strategic investments, takeovers and takeover defense, corporate and securities law and corporate governance. We handle some of the largest, most complex and demanding transactions in the United States and around the world.
Wachtell Lipton is dedicated to providing advice and expertise at the highest levels and achieving extraordinary results for our clients. We seek individuals who are talented, motivated and committed in order to maintain our record of excellence.
Associate, Corporate
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Education

  • Harvard University, B.A. 2003, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Harvard Business School, M.B.A. 2005
  • Yale Law School, J.D. 2008, (Editor, Yale Journal on Regulation and Editor, Yale Law & Policy Review)

Lisa B. Schwartz joined Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz’s Corporate Department as an associate in 2009. 

Ms. Schwartz received a B.A. summa cum laude from Harvard College in 2003, where she received the Sophia Freund Prize for top-ranked graduate and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. Ms. Schwartz completed a J.D., from Yale Law School in 2008 where she received the John Currier Gallagher prize. Ms. Schwartz also earned her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 2005. Ms. Schwartz has served as co-chair of Thomas Swan Barristers’ Union, editor of the Yale Journal on Regulation, editor of the Yale Law & Policy Review, and vice president of the Harvard Business School Finance Club.

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