Mergers boost firms' rankings

Hoare, Steve
October 2006
Lawyer;10/2/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the biggest increases in turnover of the world's top performing law firms within "The Lawyer Global 100 2006." The firms' boost in rankings were attributable to mergers. For example, DLA Piper company has the highest rise of 53.4 percent after its consolidation between Piper Rudnick LLP with Gray Cary Ware & Friedenrich LLP. Also, the merger of Pillsbury Winthrop LLP and Shaw Pittman LLP generated combined revenues increased by 32.7 percent.


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