Law Firms of Skadden and Simpson Top Lists of First Quarter M&A Rankings
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

The law firms of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett have made it onto three separate rankings of mergers and acquisitions advisers for the first quarter of 2014, according to The Am Law Daily.

In the first quarter charts released this week, the two firms ranked as the top firms on the lists, which were released by Bloomberg, Mergermarket and Thomson Reuters.


Trends in the mergers and acquisitions market are tracked by the three outlets. The latest rankings are based on the total value of the corporate clients global transactions in the first three months of 2014 for the law firms.

Skadden was atop the rankings from Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg, beating out the firm of Simpson Thacher. In the rankings from Mergermarket, Simpson Thacher took home the top spot. On all three of the lists, White & Case came in at number three.
Simpson Thacher is the only firm at the top of the lists this year that appeared at the top of the lists for the first quarter in 2013.

Also in the rankings from the three outlets was law firms being listed based on the total number of deals announced by the firms’ clients in the first three months of 2014. The firms that topped the lists for this category include Jones Day and Kirkland & Ellis.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!

If you’re looking for law firm jobs, click here.


Interesting Legal Sites You May Like




Search Now

Business Associate Attorney


Portland office of our client, a Chambers ranked law firm, is actively seeking associates to join ou...

Apply Now

Patent Agent - International Sales


Tempe office of our client seeks patent agent with experience. The candidate will serve in domestic ...

Apply Now

White Collar And Litigation Associate Attorney


Boston office of an AmLaw firm seeks White Collar and Litigation Associate Attorney with 5 years of ...

Apply Now


Associate Attorney


Ideal candidate has 5-10 years of litigation experience in Cook County, Illinois, with a strong work...

Apply now

Senior Attorney - Insurance Defense


Qualifications • JD from an accredited Law School • Must be admitted to practice i...

Apply now


USA-NY-New York City

The Fresh Air Fund is recruiting an Attorney to oversee the organization’s legal needs.  ...

Apply now

Civil Litigation Secretary


Seeking experienced Civil Litigation Secretary with 3- 5 years Insurance Defense / Personal injury e...

Apply now


To Top