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
10/13/20   Nelson Mullins to Expand in Raleigh   Daily Report
10/09/20   Immigration Firms to Merge   The Recorder
10/01/20   Birmingham Alabama Firms Combine   Birmingham Business Journal
9/22/20   Dentons to Expand in Africa   Dentons
9/17/20   Small Michigan Firms Merge   DBusiness

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
10/13/20 Nelson Mullins & Scarborough Atlanta 762 & Shanahan Law Group Raleigh NC 9
10/09/20 Wolfsdorf Rosenthal Santa Monica CA 23 & Chin & Curtis Boston MA 12
10/01/20 Wallace Jordan Ratliff & Brandt Birmingham AL 38 & Redden Mills Clark & Shaw Birmingham AL 2


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