Tag: Mergers

A&O Shearman: A new Magic Circle mega-firm is born

Historic tie-up goes live today

May 1 2024 7:42am

US firms dominate M&A work as deals slump to decade low

Tech suffers particularly badly

Jan 9 2024 8:38am

A&O and Shearman partners prepare to vote on mega-merger

Requires 75% approval from both partnerships

Sep 19 2023 9:41am

Irwin Mitchell scoops Scottish firm

PI giant strikes deal with Wright, Johnston and Mackenzie

Sep 7 2023 10:53am

A&O and Shearman merger will put ‘pressure’ on Magic Circle, says former Slaughters chief

Rivals may wonder how to 'ratchet up their US strategy in response'

May 23 2023 10:32am

A&O and Shearman reveal new combined logo as part of mega merger plans

Magic Circle and US firms announced plans to combine on Sunday

May 22 2023 10:53am

Womble Bond Dickinson and BDB Pitmans abandon merger talks

Duo decide 'best path forward is to remain independent'

Feb 2 2023 8:49am

Mishcon completes merger with Taylor Vinters

Over 200 staff, including 145 lawyers, join combined firm

Jan 3 2023 3:16pm

Shearman and Hogan Lovells respond to merger rumour

Will the City gain a new US super-firm?

Dec 22 2022 11:28am

US firm Milbank snaps-up Scottish player Dickson Minto’s London office

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Dec 14 2022 10:18am

Clydes and BLM tie-up goes live

New £700 million firm 🤝

Jul 1 2022 10:51am

Done deal: Clyde & Co and BLM agree to combine

Goes live this summer 🤝

Mar 28 2022 1:02pm

Clydes and BLM to vote on merger

Follows positive discussions

Mar 21 2022 10:30am

Addleshaw Goddard merges with Irish law firm

Deal expected to close by 1 March

Feb 10 2022 10:20am

Clydes and BLM in ‘early stage’ merger talks

Both firms tight-lipped on rumours

Nov 29 2021 12:48pm

Penningtons Manches and Thomas Cooper confirm tie-up

UK player to merge with shipping specialist to create new £90 million outfit

Jun 12 2019 12:27pm