Merger mania

O'Connor, Joanne
November 2004
Lawyer;11/15/2004 Supplement, p14
Trade Publication
Reports that turnover is up in law firms since their transatlantic mergers, but Clifford Chance, Jones Day, MBR&M and Reed Smith slide down the tables when ranked by profit. United States firms in London; Chicago's Piper Rudnick; Remuneration as key battleground for the merged firms and the reason for the collapse of so may would-be mergers; De facto takeovers by U.S. firms.


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