David B. Hennes
David B. Hennes is a litigation partner resident in Fried Frank's New York office. He joined the Firm in 1996, became a partner in 2003 and serves as one of the Firm's two hiring partners.
Mr. Hennes has litigated a broad array of corporate disputes, with an emphasis on complex corporate litigation, securities cases, corporate-control disputes, and enforcement litigation. He frequently handles complicated federal securities class actions and state law derivative actions, and advises Boards and Board Committees (including Special Litigation Committees) on their responses to these litigations. He regularly represents buyers, sellers, and financial advisors in all forms of litigation arising out of transactional matters, including breach of duty litigation, breach of contract and business tort cases, and post-closing disputes. Mr. Hennes also represents major broker-dealers and their employees in non-public SEC, FINRA and state securities investigations.