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
10/17/19   Kelley Kronenberg Adds Miami Firm   Daily Business Review
10/15/19   Maynard Cooper Acquires Nashville Firm
10/15/19   Utah Firms Combine   Utah Pulse
10/09/19   Dinsmore Acquires Workers Comp Boutique   Columbus Business First
10/07/19   Dentons and Bingham Greenebaum to Combine   The American Lawyer

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
10/07/19 Dentons New York 10000 & Bingham Greenebaum Indianapolis 178
10/07/19 Dentons New York 10000 & Cohen & Grigsby Pittsburgh 144
10/09/19 Dinsmore & Shohl Cincinnati OH 672 & Dawson & Associates Columbus OH 4
10/15/19 Fabian VanCott Salt Lake City UT 65 & Sloan & Sloan Salt Lake City UT 7
10/03/19 Hill Wallack Princeton NJ 71 & Shivers Gosnay & Greatrex Cherry Hill NJ 4
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
10/01/19 Rawle & Henderson Philadelphia 103 & Spiegel Leffler New York 6
10/04/19 Shipman & Goodwin Hartford CT 172 & Kitchings & Potter Old Lyme CT 2


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