S&C, Shearman, Wachtell Lead Pack on Proposed $8.2 Billion ICE-NYSE Merger

, The Am Law Daily


A landmark of American capitalism is set to change hands and a cadre of Am Law 100 lawyers couldn't be happier about the potential bonanza in legal fees the deal will generate. Sullivan & Cromwell, Shearman & Sterling, and Wachtell are among the firms advising on the proposed $8.2 billion sale of NYSE Euronext to the IntercontinentalExchange. S&C and Wachtell also have roles on the proposed $1.4 billion merger announced this week between high-speed trading shops Getco and Knight Capital.

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