Eduardo Gallardo is a partner in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP. He focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Gallardo has extensive experience representing public and private acquirers and targets in connection with mergers, acquisitions and takeovers, both negotiated and contested. He has also represented public and private companies in connection with proxy contests, leveraged buyouts, spin-offs, divestitures, restructurings, recapitalizations, joint ventures and other complex corporate transactions.
Mr. Gallardo also advises corporations, their boards of directors and special board committees in connection with corporate governance and compliance matters, takeover preparedness and other corporate matters. He also represents various major investment banks as financial advisors in M&A transactions, and hedge funds in their M&A activities.
Mr. Gallardo received a Bachelor of Arts from Cornell University in 1996. He received his law degree from Columbia Law School in 1999, where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. In 2011, Mr. Gallardo was named to Law 360's list of "Rising Stars" under the age of 40.