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
11/05/19   Small Connecticut Firms Combine   The Chestnut Post
11/04/19   Greenberg Traurig Adds Mexico City Firm   Daily Business Review
10/31/19   Lathrop Gage and Gray Plant to Merge   Bloomberg Big Law Business
10/30/19   GrayRobinson Acquires Miami IP Firm   Daily Business Review
10/27/19   Walter Haverfeld to Add Second Ohio Firm   Crain's Cleveland Business

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
11/05/19 Neubert Pepe & Monteith New Haven CT 27 & Fontaine Alissi Hartford CT 5
11/04/19 Greenberg Traurig New York 2100 & Orozco Waters Abogados Mexico City 5
10/31/19 Lathrop Gage Kansas City MO 240 & Gray Plant Mooty Minneapolis MN 155
10/30/19 GrayRobinson Orlando FL 276 & Espinosa Martinez Miami FL 5
10/27/19 Walter Haverfield Cleveland OH 80 & Hurtuk & Daroff Columbus OH 7
10/27/19 Walter Haverfield Cleveland OH 78 & Nardone Ltd. Columbus OH 2
10/25/19 Jacobs & Crumplar Wilmington DE 5 & Law Office of Andrea G. Green Millsboro DE 2
10/17/19 Kelley Kronenberg Ft. Lauderdale FL 122 & Diaz Briscoe Medina Miami FL 6
10/15/19 Maynard Cooper & Gale Birmingham AL 278 & McKenzie Laird Ottinger & Leach Nashville TN 6
10/15/19 Fabian VanCott Salt Lake City UT 65 & Sloan & Sloan Salt Lake City UT 7
10/09/19 Dinsmore & Shohl Cincinnati OH 672 & Dawson & Associates Columbus OH 4
10/07/19 Dentons New York 10000 & Bingham Greenebaum Indianapolis 178
10/07/19 Dentons New York 10000 & Cohen & Grigsby Pittsburgh 144
10/04/19 Shipman & Goodwin Hartford CT 172 & Kitchings & Potter Old Lyme CT 2
10/03/19 Hill Wallack Princeton NJ 71 & Shivers Gosnay & Greatrex Cherry Hill NJ 4
10/01/19 Rawle & Henderson Philadelphia 103 & Spiegel Leffler New York 6


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