David Koschik

Partner, New York

Biography

A longstanding member of White & Case’s bank finance team, David Koschik has served the Firm in numerous leadership positions and is currently a member of the Firm’s four-partner Executive Committee.

Overview

David is the Vice Chair of White & Case and works together with the Firm's Executive Committee to lead the Firm's strategy and operations globally.

In addition, over the course of his 35 years at the Firm, David has held a number of other key leadership roles within White & Case, including his previous tenures as the Firm's Administrative Partner (2001 – 2004), New York Office Executive Partner (2004 – 2007), Partnership Committee member (2007 – 2011) and Executive Committee member (2011 – 2019). David also leads the Firm's growth in the Americas as chair of the U.S. Growth Team (2015 – Present).

In his practice, David represents major commercial and investment banks in complex lending transactions, in particular acquisition and highly-leveraged financings. He is widely recognized in numerous guides as a leading practitioner in the field of banking and finance, and is the former head of the Firm's Americas Banking Section.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Education
JD
Georgetown University Law Center
MSFS
Georgetown University
BA
Political Science and Russian
Miami University
Languages
English

Experience

Awards and Recognition

Recognized for the last five years in a row as a Leading Lawyer in Banking and Finance
Chambers USA 2013 - 2017, Chambers Global 2013 – 2017

"David Koschik is recognized for his deep knowledge of the market and has a wealth of experience handling major domestic and cross-border leveraged financing transactions on behalf of bank lenders."
Chambers Global 2017