Daswell Davis


New York

As a member of Orrick's Technology Companies Group, Daswell Davis helps innovative and dynamic technology companies navigate their entire corporate life-cycle – from counseling founders on company formation, intellectual property protection, and venture financings, to guiding companies and their investors through transformational mergers, acquisitions, and public offerings.

Daswell’s practice focuses on providing tailored legal and business guidance to early-, mid-, and late-stage private companies in the technology, finance, energy, and infrastructure sectors. He also represents venture capital and other private equity sponsors and investors in their investment activities.

Prior to joining Orrick, Daswell served as Counsel at Passthrough and was a member of the U.S. legal team at Mazars. Earlier in his career, Daswell worked in corporate development at a biotech company and fintech startup, and in mergers and acquisitions at an international investment bank.

In addition to his practice, Daswell dedicates time to supporting projects that help to remove barriers to entrepreneurship and make legal services more accessible to diverse founders.