Altman Weil MergerLineā„¢

Welcome to Altman Weil MergerLine™, tracking law firm mergers and acquisitions as they are reported by the press. MergerLine compiles news of mergers and acquisitions of all sizes involving at least one US law firm (including vereins with a US partnership component).  Lawyer headcounts are derived from published league tables, directories and law firm websites.

In 2017, Altman Weil published Ten Years of Law Firm Mergers and Acquisitions, 2007-2016.  The report includes a ten year retrospective on market activity, lists the 25 largest deals of the decade, profiles the ten most active state markets, and includes special sections on cross-border combinations, the acquisitions of AmLaw 200 firms, and the most active deal-makers.

Latest Headlines

Report Date   Headline   Source
1/15/19   Bradley Arant Adds Healthcare Boutique   Mississippi Business Journal
1/07/19   Baltimore County Firms Merge   The Baltimore Sun
1/07/19   Fisher Phillips Expands in DC Metro Area   Fisher Phillips
1/07/19   Munck Wilson Adds Los Angeles IP Boutique   PR Newswire
1/04/19   Binghamton NY Firms Combine   Central New York Business Journal

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
1/15/19 Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Birmingham AL 522 & Rogaliner Law Firm Dallas TX 2
1/07/19 Fisher Phillips Atlanta 330 & The Farrington Law Firm Bethesda MD 6
1/07/19 Munck Wilson Mandala Dallas 61 & The Hecker Law Group Los Angeles 4
1/07/19 Morgan Carlo Downs Hunt Valley MD 5 & Ward & Herzog Baltimore MD 2
1/04/19 Coughlin & Gerhart Binghamton NY 53 & Pope Schrader & Pope Binghamton NY 3
1/03/19 Dreyer Boyajian Albany 7 & LaMarche Safranko Law Clifton Park NY 4
1/03/19 Barley Snyder Lancaster PA 95 & Guthrie Nonemaker Yingst & Hart Hanover PA 2
1/03/19 Arent Fox Washington DC 450 & Kay & Merkle San Francisco 7
1/02/19 Salzmann Hughes Chambersburg PA 25 & Shultis Law Hanover PA 2


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