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
10/09/18   Litigation Firms to Combine   PR Newswire
10/02/18   Ohio Firms Merge   Akron Beacon Journal
10/01/18   Tully Rinckey Acquires Rochester Firm   Albany Times Union
9/28/18   Kansas and Missouri Firms Merge   Markets Insider
9/26/18   New Jersey Law Firms to Combine   NJ Biz

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
10/01/18 Tully Rinckey Albany NY 72 & Harris Chesworth Johnstone & Welch Rochester NY 5
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


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