October 09, 2013
The Firm’s top five rankings include:
- #4 in Global M&A (Bloomberg) – with $239.2 billion in transactions and 13.9% market share
- #3 in US M&A (Mergermarket) – with $234.7 billion in transactions, an increase of almost 200% over the same period last year
- #4 in UK M&A (Bloomberg) – with $135.7 billion in transactions and 43.7% market share
- #5 in Cross Border M&A (Bloomberg) – with $155.2 billion in transactions and 19.4% market share
Major transactions announced in the third quarter on which the Firm is advising include TPG Capital’s and DLJ Merchant Banking Partners’ $4.1 billion sale of their share in Grohe Group to Lixil Corp.; Edwards Group’s $1.6 billion sale to Atlas Copco A.B.; and Health Management Associates’ $7.6 billion sale to Community Health Systems.
Bloomberg’s 2013 3rd Quarter M&A Advisory League Tables and Mergermarket’s Q1-Q3 M&A Trend Report cover the top-performing legal advisors around the world and include details on a broad array of deal types across global regions and industry sectors, including M&A, divestitures, spin-offs, and joint ventures.