Squire Sanders hikes Latin American presence with Steel Hector marriage

Westacott, Gemma
September 2005
Lawyer;9/12/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 35, p8
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The article reports that law firm Squire Sanders & Dempsey LLP based in the U.S. has beaten almost a dozen firms to secure its merger with Miami-based Steel Hector & Davis last week, creating one of the first global firms with a strong presence in Latin America. The announcement ends months of negotiations and creates an 800-lawyer firm with 37 offices plus affiliated offices in Asia, Europe, Latin America and the U.S. The tie-up is expected to propel the firm into top 40 law firms based on revenue.


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