Highlights

Law Firm Merger Market Stabilizes at Year End – After a record-breaking year in 2019, US law firm merger and acquisition activity deal flow fell off sharply in March 2020 as firms reacted to the COVID-19 crisis, but began to rebuild in the second half of the year. Read more and download the MergerLine 2020 report...

2020 Chief Legal Officer Survey – The newly released survey reports on law department staffing, spending, efficiency, cost control, and the CLO and Legal Operations Manager roles - with a special focus on the ramifications of the COVID-19 crisis. Download a copy now...

Managing through the Coronavirus Crisis – Altman Weil experts offer guidance on immediate-term actions and longer-term investments in your organization's sustainability. Read more...

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.