Donald Henderson is senior counsel in the Corporate & Financial Services Department of Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York. Donald practices in the corporate area with an emphasis on merger and acquisition transactions in the insurance industry, complex reinsurance transactions, and general corporate and regulatory matters for insurance clients. His practice includes advising clients in the purchase and sale of businesses, including both stock and asset transactions, and purchases and sales of specific blocks of business. He also advises clients in connection with alternative risk transfer arrangements and pension buy-outs.
Chambers USA (2019) and Chambers Global (2013) rank Donald among the leading individuals focusing on “Insurance: Transactional and Regulatory." Donald is also recognized by The Legal 500 U.S. as a Leading Lawyer in the area of Insurance: Non-Contentious and as a Thought Leader by Who's Who Legal.
Donald is a frequent public speaker on insurance and corporate topics. He has served as Chair of the Village of Bronxville Planning Board and as a member of New York City Community Board 8.
- The Best Lawyers in America
- Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business
- Export Guide’s: Best of the Best USA
- Who's Who Legal: Insurance and Reinsurance
- New York Super Lawyers
* Donald advised on these matters at his prior firm.