Highlights

Existential Threats to Law Firms – What causes successful law firms to falter or fail? This new Altman Weil Webinar identifies seven scenarios that can lead to potentially catastrophic partner defections and financial stress. 

10 Years of Law Firm Mergers – A new report from Altman Weil's MergerLine features a ten year retrospective on market activity, lists the 25 largest deals of the decade, profiles the ten most active state markets, and includes special sections on cross-border combinations, the acquisitions of AmLaw 200 firms, and the most active deal-makers.

Altman Weil Remembers Ward Bower – On September 28, 2016 we lost our partner and friend Ward Bower. Some of his partners and colleagues have shared their memories.

Altman Weil MergerLine™ is an online service that tracks law firm mergers and acquisitions.  It logs law firm combinations as they are reported; links the user to the original news stories, compiles key statistics on each deal; and, includes an archive of past mergers and a section of commentary and analysis.