UBS embarks on global shake-up of law firms

Begum, Husnara
February 2005
Lawyer;2/28/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p1
Trade Publication
This article presents information related to UBS Investment Bank which is in the throes of a full-scale review of its global panel in a bid to rationalize the firms it uses in the U.S., Europe and Asia. UBS is the latest in a string of investment and clearing banks to undertake of their law firms in 2004. UBS has relationships with a significant number of firms, but its principal legal advisers for European M&A work include Allen & Overy, Clifford Chance, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith and Linklaters.


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