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
11/13/17   Nelson Mullins Adds NC Litigation Boutique   The American Lawyer
11/10/17   Pittsburgh Firms to Merge   Pittsburgh Business Times
11/01/17   Barclay Damon Acquires Energy-Environmental Firm   Buffalo Business First
11/01/17   Texas Family Law Firms Merge   PRWeb
10/30/17   McAnany Van Cleave Adds Springfield Missouri Firm   Kansas City Business Journal

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
11/13/17 Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough Atlanta 539 & Wilson & Helms Winston-Salem NC 4
10/11/17 Harrison & Kirkland Bradenton FL 8 & Dye Deitrich Petruff & St. Paul Bradenton FL 5
11/01/17 Barclay Damon Buffalo 264 & Gilberti Stinziano Heintz & Smith Syracuse 11
11/01/17 GoransonBain Dallas 22 & Ausley Algert Robertson & Flores Austin 6
10/17/17 Gardere Wynne Sewell Dallas 245 & Bufete Hernandez Romo Mexico City 5
10/02/17 Moritt Hock & Hamroff Garden City NY 63 & Goldberg & Connolly Rockville Centre NY 6
10/03/17 Bose McKinney & Evans Indianapolis 100 & RobergeLaw Carmel IN 3
10/30/17 McAnany Van Cleave & Phillips Kansas City 61 & Harmison & Pearman Springfield MO 2
10/04/17 Scarinci Hollenbeck Lyndhurst NJ 60 & W.R. Samuels Law New York NY 3
10/10/17 LeClair Ryan Newark 325 & Pizzo & Haman Ft. Lauderdale 14
11/10/17 Houston Harbaugh Pittsburgh 34 & Picadio Sneath Miller & Norton Pittsburgh 9


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