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
11/15/18   Mandell Menkes to Acquire Entertainment Law Boutique   Reel Chicago
11/14/18   New England Firms to Combine   Seacoast Online
11/13/18   California Firms to Combine   The Business Journal
11/13/18   Maryland Immigration Firms Merge   National Law Journal
11/12/18   Duluth Law Firms Have Merged   Business North

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
11/15/18 Mandell Menkes Chicago 13 & Leavens Strand & Glover Chicago 5
11/14/18 Drummond Woodsum Portland ME 89 & Gardner Fulton & Waugh Lebanon NH 8
11/13/18 McCormick Barstow Fresno CA 78 & Sinsheimer Juhnke McIvor & Stroh San Luis Obispo CA 6
11/13/18 Hammond Young Immigration Law Silver Spring MD 5 & Grossman Law Bethesda MD 4
11/12/18 Maki & Overom Duluth MN 5 & Dryer Storaasli Knutson & Pommerville Duluth MN 3
11/06/18 Morgan & Morgan Orlando 411 & Alley Clark & Greiwe Tampa 3
11/02/18 Fairchild Law Offices Chicago 6 & Morgan Legal Group Milwaukee 2
11/01/18 Jones Walker New Orleans LA 342 & Liles & Rushin Birmingham AL 2
11/01/18 Burr & Forman Birmingham AL 281 & McNair Columbia SC 84
10/29/18 Day Pitney Parsippany NJ 252 & Richman Greer Miami 15
10/19/18 Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas New York NY 47 & Mayerson Abramowitz & Kahn New York NY 6
10/15/18 Offit Kurman Philadelphia 173 & Salon Marrow Kyckman Newman & Broudy New York 10
10/09/18 Manning Gross & Massenburg Boston MA 84 & Kurowski Shultz O'Fallon IL 23
10/02/18 Day Ketterer Canton OH 39 & Goldman & Rosen Akron OH 6
10/01/18 Tully Rinckey Albany NY 72 & Harris Chesworth Johnstone & Welch Rochester NY 5
10/01/18 Margolis & Bloom Wellesley MA 8 & Russell McTernan McTernan & Fruci Norwood MA 4


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