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
7/16/19   Entertainment Law Firms Merge   BusinessWire
7/15/19   Offit Kurman to Acquire Charlotte Firm   The Legal Intelligencer
7/09/19   Dallas Firms Combine   PR Newswire
7/07/19   Cleveland Firms Combine   Crain's Cleveland Business
6/17/19   Midsized Seattle Firms to Merge   Seattle Times

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Current Quarter

Link Report
Firm 1 Main
Size & Firm 2 Main
7/16/19 Eisner LLP Beverly Hill CA 39 & Tavel & Shulman New York NY 3
7/15/19 Offit Kurman Bethesda MD 198 & Horack Talley Pharr & Lowndes Charlotte NC 27
7/09/19 SettlePou Dallas 35 & The Berry Firm Dallas 5
7/07/19 Frantz Ward Cleveland 56 & Kadish Hinkel & Weibel Cleveland 11


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