TITLE

Orrick and Pillsbury kill $1.4bn mega-merger plan

AUTHOR(S)
Burton, Lucy
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Lawyer (Online Edition);11/26/2013, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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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92639107

 

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