US firms flex City muscle

Byrne, Matt
April 2007
Lawyer;4/2/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on the performance of U.S. law firms in London, England. It is stated that the top 30 U.S. firms in the city earned £1.23 billion in fees for 2006. It is said that it is an indication both of the stability and maturity of U.S. companies in the city. On the other hand, Canada's Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP sealed its merger with London-based Stringer Saul LLP, while Heller Ehrman made two audacious raids on WilmerHale, securing four partners.


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