David Koschik

Partner Of Counsel, New York


A longstanding member of White & Case’s debt finance team, David Koschik has served the Firm in numerous leadership positions.


Over the course of his 40 years at White & Case, David has held a number of key leadership roles within the Firm, including his tenures as Vice Chair of the Firm (2019 – 2023), Executive Committee member (2011 – 2019), Partnership Committee member (2007 – 2011), New York Office Executive Partner (2004 – 2007) and the Firm's Administrative Partner (2001 – 2004). David also led the Firm's growth in the Americas as chair of the U.S. Growth Team (2015 – 2020).

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 Debt Finance Section.

Bars and Courts
New York
Georgetown University Law Center
Georgetown University
Political Science and Russian
Miami University


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