Altman Weil MergerLineā„¢

Welcome to Altman Weil MergerLine™, tracking law firm mergers and acquisitions as they are reported by the press. MergerLine compiles news of mergers and acquisitions of all sizes involving at least one US law firm (including vereins with a US partnership component).  Lawyer headcounts are derived from published league tables, directories and law firm websites.

In 2017, Altman Weil published Ten Years of Law Firm Mergers and Acquisitions, 2007-2016.  The report includes 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.

Latest Headlines

Report Date   Headline   Source
11/06/18   Morgan & Morgan Acquires Tampa Firm   Daily Business Review
11/02/18   Fairchild Law and Morgan Legal Group Merge   The American Lawyer
11/01/18   Burr & Forman Will Merge with McNair   Daily Report
11/01/18   Jones Walker Adds Alabama Housing Boutique   New Orleans Advocate
10/29/18   Day Pitney to Acquire South Florida Firm   Daily Business Review

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
11/06/18 Morgan & Morgan Orlando 411 & Alley Clark & Greiwe Tampa 3
11/02/18 Fairchild Law Offices Chicago 6 & Morgan Legal Group Milwaukee 2
11/01/18 Jones Walker New Orleans LA 342 & Liles & Rushin Birmingham AL 2
11/01/18 Burr & Forman Birmingham AL 281 & McNair Columbia SC 84
10/29/18 Day Pitney Parsippany NJ 252 & Richman Greer Miami 15
10/19/18 Schwartz Sladkus Reich Greenberg Atlas New York NY 47 & Mayerson Abramowitz & Kahn New York NY 6
10/15/18 Offit Kurman Philadelphia 173 & Salon Marrow Kyckman Newman & Broudy New York 10
10/09/18 Manning Gross & Massenburg Boston MA 84 & Kurowski Shultz O'Fallon IL 23
10/02/18 Day Ketterer Canton OH 39 & Goldman & Rosen Akron OH 6
10/01/18 Margolis & Bloom Wellesley MA 8 & Russell McTernan McTernan & Fruci Norwood MA 4
10/01/18 Tully Rinckey Albany NY 72 & Harris Chesworth Johnstone & Welch Rochester NY 5


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