Silicon Valley is buzzing over reports that Palm Inc. is looking for a buyer. That it's come to this for the struggling smart phone maker isn't surprising, but the law firm advising them is. If there is a deal, Davis Polk & Wardwell will be doing the M&A work, according to two people familiar with the situation. Until 2008, Palm's corporate work had been the domain of Palo Alto, Calif., giant Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati for the better part of a decade.
Davis Polk Said to Be in Line for Palm Deal
April 14, 2010