Mergers & Acquisitions
460 ABA Journal Mergers & Acquisitions articles.
In its push to become the first truly national U.S. law firm, 10,000-plus lawyer firm Dentons has announced that it is combining with Utah firm Durham Jones & Pinegar.
Aug 11, 2020 10:26 AM CDT
Fennemore Craig will merge with California law firm Dowling Aaron, creating a law firm with 180 lawyers. Fennemore Craig CEO James Goodnow said the merger will make the combined firm “a dominant player in agriculture business and water law” in the U.S.
Jul 29, 2020 9:15 AM CDT
Holland & Knight is facing a lawsuit alleging that it failed to prevent the transfer of more than $3 million to a fraudster’s account in Hong Kong.
Jul 23, 2020 9:47 AM CDT
King & Spalding has added four more partners from Boies Schiller Flexner after acquiring 15 partners from the law firm in April
Jun 19, 2020 4:11 PM CDT
Days after announcing
a voluntary leave program, Troutman Sanders revealed it is going a step further with pay cuts for lawyers and staff members.
May 28, 2020 12:58 PM CDT
Irell & Manella is changing focus after a string of departures cut gross revenue by 39% over a five-year period.
May 19, 2020 12:11 PM CDT
At work, Hogan Lovells senior associate Russell Hedman
leads and negotiates complex M&A and investment transactions. Outside the office, he plays in a Denver band called the Rocket Surgeons
Apr 30, 2020 10:54 AM CDT
Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have announced they will delay their merger until July 1 because of the “unprecedented challenges posed by COVID-19.”
Mar 18, 2020 10:33 AM CDT
The legal giant Dentons is aiming to entice American firms to come aboard by offering an innovative dual-partnership model in which regional firms maintain local decision-making power while benefiting from Dentons’ technology and global network of attorneys.
Feb 4, 2020 9:41 AM CST
Duane Morris’ New York City office will expand by 60% following a planned merger with Satterlee Stephens.
Jan 17, 2020 10:04 AM CST
Atrium, a company that launched in 2017 with the promise of
transforming the delivery of legal services, has laid off most of its legal staff in a restructuring.
Jan 14, 2020 10:24 AM CST
Troutman Sanders and Pepper Hamilton have agreed to a merger that will take place April 1.
Jan 9, 2020 11:14 AM CST
Faegre Baker Daniels and Drinker Biddle & Reath have agreed to merge, creating a new law firm to be called Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath.
Dec 18, 2019 10:51 AM CST
The legal industry gained 2,900 jobs in November, according to new seasonally adjusted figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Dec 9, 2019 9:48 AM CST
If merger talks are successful between two sets of BigLaw firms, there will be two new entrants on the American Lawyer’s list of the nation’s 50 top law firms.
Nov 14, 2019 10:22 AM CST
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