The October 2007 merger between Dallas–based Locke, Liddell & Sapp and Chicago’s Lord, Bissell & Brook didn’t just create a legal powerhouse with hundreds of millions of dollars in annual revenue, it also created one tongue–twister of a name. Four years later, the firm...
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Nixon Peabody hires the assistant U.S. attorney who prosecuted mobster James "Whitey" Bulger; a top lawyer with the White House Council on Environmental Quality joins Covington & Burling; and the hea
Am Law 100 labor and employment firm Littler Mendelson is expanding its Littler Global network, which is structured as a Swiss verein, by absorbing 22-lawyer Puerto Rican firm Schuster Aguilo. The mo
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With five weeks left, 2013 is already a record-setting year for tie-ups involving U.S. law firms. And as the latest spate of deals pushed the total number of mergers announced so far to 78—past
...Newberry about the potential merger his firm is discussing with Locke Lord. For Patton Boggs—the 51-year-old Washington...
Major League Baseball's Atlanta Braves stunned many this week by announcing that the team will leave its downtown home in 2017 for a new $672 million stadium in suburban Cobb County. Elsewhere in our
Patton Boggs managing partner Edward Newberry told The Am Law Daily on Thursday that his firm's merger talks with Locke Lord and its latest round of layoffs are part of a broader plan that also inclu
Foreign buyers and private-equity firms continued to spur activity in the energy M&A sector over the past week, yielding roles for Andrews Kurth; Davis Polk & Wardwell; Jones Day; Locke Lord; Pillsbu
...reported that Patton Boggs is in merger talks with Texas-based Locke Lord, ...
Dentons and McKenna Long & Aldridge both lose partners ahead of a merger vote that would unite the two firms; Hogan Lovells hires three corporate partners from Kaye Scholer; and Troutman Sanders adds
A half-dozen Am Law 100 firms led by Vinson & Elkins scored roles on a trio of energy deals announced Thursday: natural gas pipeline operator Regency Energy Partners's $5.6 billion buy of rival PVR P
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