Orrick and Pillsbury kill $1.4bn mega-merger plan

Burton, Lucy
November 2013
Lawyer (Online Edition);11/26/2013, p9
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The article reports that Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe and Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman have called off merger discussions that would have made a $1.4 billion giant with two bases in London, England. It says that Orrick's discussion with legacy Dewey Ballantine fell through in 2007. It states that after the talks between Orrick and Pillsbury, they have entered into an agreement under which they cannot recruit from year other for a year.


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