The American Lawyer
By Diane Jeantet, May 17, 2013
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The Am Law Daily
May 17, 2013
The firm is opening an office in the Turkish city to cater to clients in the region and to support the practice of private equity partner Ted Cominos, who joined the firm last year.
Lawyers from Covington, Katten Muchin, and Milbank were watching closely Wednesday as owners of the National Basketball Association's 30 teams voted against a $625 million deal that would have sent the Sacramento Kings north to Seattle. Meanwhile, in a move that might result in another major sports team heading to the Pacific Northwest, the National Hockey League and its attorneys from Skadden nixed a $278 million bid for the Phoenix Coyotes.
After a dozen years spent trying to clear the name of a man imprisoned for more than three decades, Ropes & Gray counsel Ryan Malone got a phone call he says he will never forget.
Citigroup is selling Brazilian unit Credicard to São Paulo–based Itaú Unibanco in a cash deal worth $1.38 billion. Brazil's Pinheiro Guimarães Advogados is serving as local counsel to Citi on the sale.
Kirkland & Ellis clinched its latest large M&A deal on Wednesday as private equity client Pamplona Capital Management acquired the largest laundry equipment service provider in the U.S., as well as a leading automobile tire inflation service.
Women are retro about their marital status. Is this influencing their professional lives?
An Equal Justice Works fellow reflects on the way personal experience has informed his efforts to assist low-income North Carolinians in overcoming the collateral consequences of criminal records.
How an unlikely leader rose to the top at Kirkland & Ellis.
Antoinette Bush, partner-in-charge of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom's communications group, is leaving the firm to become global head of government affairs for Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation a month after Skadden helped the world's second-largest media conglomerate reach a $139 million settlement of shareholder litigation stemming from a phone-hacking scandal.
According to the latest Law Watch Managing Partner Confidence Index from Citi Private Bank's Law Firm Group, overall confidence in the state of legal industry among law firm leaders dipped slightly to start 2013 as concerns about growth in legal services demand outweighed optimism about the the U.S. economy.
- Allen & Overy
- Andrews Kurth
- Bingham McCutchen
- Bracewell & Giuliani
- Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft
- Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton
- Covington & Burling
- Crowell & Moring
- Davis Polk & Wardwell
- Denton Wilde Sapte
- Dewey & LeBoeuf
- Downey Brand
- Duane Morris
- Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
- Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson
- Goulston & Storrs
- Herbert Smith
- Hogan Lovells
- Holland & Knight
- Husch Blackwell
- Jeffer, Mangels, Butler & Marmaro
- Jones Day
- K&L Gates
- Katten Muchin Rosenman
- Keker & Van Nest
- Kilpatrick Townsend
- King & Spalding
- Kirkland & Ellis
- Kutak Rock
- Lathrop & Gage
- Lewis and Roca
- Locke Lord
- Loeb & Loeb
- Manatt, Phelps & Phillips
- Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy
- Minter Ellison
- Morgan, Lewis & Bockius
- Morrison & Foerster
- Munger, Tolles & Olson
- O'Melveny & Myers
- Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
- Patton Boggs
- Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison
- Porter & Hedges
- Proskauer Rose
- Reed Smith
- Ropes & Gray
- Shearman & Sterling
- Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton
- Simpson Thacher & Bartlett
- Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom
- Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal
- Squire, Sanders & Dempsey
- Stephenson Harwood
- Steptoe & Johnson LLP
- Sullivan & Cromwell
- Sullivan & Worcester
- Thompson Hine
- Vladeck, Waldman, Elias & Engelhard
- Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
- White & Case
- Willkie Farr & Gallagher
- Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
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