Martin Lipton

Martin Lipton

Founding Partner, Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Martin Lipton, a Founding Partner of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, specializes in advising major corporations on mergers and acquisitions and matters affecting corporate policy and strategy.

Mr Lipton is a Trustee of New York University (Chairman 1998-2015), a Trustee of the New York University School of Law (Chairman 1988-1998), an Emeritus Member of the Council of the American Law Institute, a Director of the Institute of Judicial Administration and an Honorary Chair of The American College of Governance Counsel. Mr Lipton is a Member of the Executive Committee of the Partnership for New York City and served as its Co-Chair (2004-2006). He is a Member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, a Member of the International Advisory Council of Guanghua School of Management of Peking University, and a Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur.

Mr Lipton is an Emeritus Chairman of Prep for Prep, having served as Chairman from 1990 to 2002.