Andrew J. Pitts

Andrew J. Pitts is a partner in Cravath’s Corporate Department and serves as Head of the Firm’s Capital Markets Practice for North America. He advises on a broad range of corporate issues and has a significant corporate finance practice. Mr. Pitts has been repeatedly cited as one of the leading practitioners in capital markets by, among others, Chambers USA, Chambers Global, The Legal 500 United States, IFLR1000, The Best Lawyers in America, and The International Who’s Who of Capital Markets Lawyers. He received a B.A. from Trinity College in 1988, a J.D. summa cum laude in 1994 from Boston University, where he was Notes Editor of the Law Review and received the Alumni Achievement Award, and an M.B.A. from Boston University in 1995. Mr. Pitts joined Cravath in 1995 and became a partner in 2003. He served as the Firm’s Corporate Managing Partner from August 2014 to September 2016.